Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101104
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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 3-5 and 13-21.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment: A Research Based Guide: Principles of Effective Treatment and Frequently Asked Questions created by National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institute on Drug Abuse
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This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about research-based principles of drug addiction treatment. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify the 13 principles of effective drug treatment drawn from research by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
Explain the benefits and effectiveness of drug addiction treatment.
Describe factors that can make drug addiction treatment most effective.
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