Total CE Credit Hours: 4
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/100952
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About the Course:
Abnormal thinking in addiction was originally recognized by members of Alcoholic Anonymous, who coined the term “stinking thinking.” Addictive thinking often appears rational superficially, hence addicts as well as their family members are easily seduced by the attendant—and erroneous—reasoning process it can foster. In Addictive Thinking, author Abraham Twerski reveals how self-deceptive thought can undermine self-esteem and threaten the sobriety of a recovering individual.
This course is based on the book, Addictive Thinking: Understanding Self-Deception created by Abraham J. Twerski
Publication Date:1997 Second Edition
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about the process of addictive thinking. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Learn how self-deceptive thought can undermine and threaten the sobriety of a recovering individual.
- Understand the origins of addictive thinking.
- Comprehend the relationship between addictive thinking and relapse.
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