Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101101
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About the Course:
Three decades of scientific research and clinical practice have yielded a variety of effective approaches to drug addiction treatment. Extensive data document that drug addiction treatment is as effective as are treatments for most other similarly chronic medical conditions. Research also has revealed a set of overarching principles that characterize the most effective drug abuse and addiction treatments and their implementation. To share the results of this extensive body of research, the National Institute on Drug Abuse prepared this guide. Adobe pages covered in this course are 35-54.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment: A Research Based Guide: Scientifically Based Approaches to Drug Addiction Treatment created by National Institute on Drug Abuse
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 scientifically based approaches to drug addiction treatment. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify research-based approaches to treating drug abusers in individual and small group settings.
Describe group and community-based drug abuse treatment programs that have been studied by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
Describe resources available to those working with drug abuse programs and treatments.
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
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