Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101042
About the Course:
It’s not only that young people are drinking, but the way they drink that puts them at high risk for alcohol-related problems. Research consistently shows that people tend to drink the heaviest in their late teens and early to mid-twenties. Such risky drinking often leads to tragic consequences. This Alcohol Alert discusses factors that influence young adult drinking behavior and prevention and intervention approaches.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Young Adult Drinking: Alcohol Alert #68 created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 2006.
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 young adult drinking. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify factors that influence young adult drinking behavior.
Describe prevention and intervention strategies likely to be helpful for the young adult population.
Explain intervention techniques that are effective in dealing with alcohol abuse among young adults.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 CE credit hour
American Psychological Association (APA)
1 CE credit hour
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1 CE credit hour
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 CPD hour
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