Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101079
About the Course:
This TIP, Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With HIV/AIDS, is intended to help a wide range of providers become familiar with the various issues surrounding clients with both substance abuse and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and to foster a better understanding of the roles of other providers. This course covers Chapter 1 only.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Introduction to HIV/AIDS (TIP 37, Ch. 1): Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With HIV/AIDS created by SAMHSA
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 substance abuse treatment for persons with HIV/AIDS. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify the transmission routes of and the risk factors associated with HIV/AIDS.
Explain the testing options currently available and identify who should be screened for the presence of HIV.
Describe current epidemiological trends regarding the spread of the disease.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
3 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
3 CE credit hours
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)
3 CE credit hours
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)
3 CPD hours
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