Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101092
About the Course:
Due to the age of the information, this course is being replaced with course 102373. This course covers Chapter 3 only.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Pharmacology of Medications Used to Treat Opioid Addiction: Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction in Opioid Treatment Programs 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 pharmacology of medications used to treat opioid addiction. It is appropriate for an intermediate level of participants’ knowledge.
Identify pharmacology and pharmacotherapy.
Explain the side effects of methadone, LAAM, naltrexone and buprenorphine.
Acknowledge the interactions with other therapeutic medications.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
2 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
2 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)
2 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)
2 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1.25 CE credit hour
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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