Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101065
About the Course:
This Alcohol Alert describes some of the most harmful consequences of underage drinking as well as prevention and treatment approaches that can be applied successfully to meet the unique needs of this age group.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Underage Drinking: A Major Public Health Challenge: Alcohol Alert #59 created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Journal/Publisher:National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Publication Date:April 2003
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 underage drinking. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Describe the most harmful consequences of underage drinking.
- Explain alcohol's effects on the brain.
- Identify the link between early alcohol use and alcohol dependence.
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