Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101047
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About the Course:
This alcohol alert summarizes research on differences in alcohol use and problems, selected determinants of drinking, and the development of targeted prevention and treatment programs with respect to the five main minority groups in the United States: African Americans; Hispanics, Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders and Native Americans/Alaska Natives.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Alcohol and Minorities: An Update: Alcohol Alert #55 created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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 alcohol and minorities. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Explain the ethnic differences in drinking patterns.
Describe the medical and social consequences of heavy drinking.
Describe the social and biological factors that contribute to ethnic differences.
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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