Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101179
About the Course:
Youth With Mental Health Disorders: Issues and Emerging Responses shows how tragic mass homocides by juveniles, documented cases of neglect and inadequate services, and Federal policy initiatives focusing on providing systems of care for at-risk juveniles have propelled mental health issues among juvenile offenders into the headlines. This article addresses the mental health needs of youth in the juvenile justice system. This course covers Adobe pages 5-15 only.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Youth With Mental Health Disorders: Issues and Emerging Responses created by Kathleen R. Skowyra and Joseph J. Cocozza
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
Course Material Authors
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about youth with mental health disorders. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.
Recognize the mental health needs of youth.
Explain the prevalence of mental health disorders among youth.
Describe the emerging strategies and models for youth with serious mental health problems.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 CE credit hour
American Psychological Association (APA)
1 CE credit hour
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)
1 CE credit hour
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)
1 CPD hour
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