Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101120
About the Course:
Clinical Findings of Naltrexone and Alcoholism Treatment, TIP 28, presents current knowledge about the use of naltrexone, an opioid antagonist. This medication was initially developed to treat opiate addiction but was subsequently found to help in preventing relapse to alcohol abuse when used with traditional treatment modalities. This TIP will help clinicians and treatment providers use naltrexone safely and effectively to enhance patient care and improve treatment outcomes. This course covers Chapter 4 only.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Clinical Findings for Naltrexone and Alcoholism Treatment: Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP 28) created by SAMHSA
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 clinical findings for naltrexone and alcoholism treatment. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss the efficacy of naltrexone treatment as determined by clinical trials, including its use for various patient populations and subgroups.
Describe the differential subjective effects of naltrexone.
Explain the usage of naltrexone in the context of other pharmacotherapies.
Identify directions for future research into naltrexone.
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 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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