Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101186
About the Course:
Girls and young women who are at risk for gang involvement deserve our attention and assistance. Female Gangs: A Focus on Research provides a historical and research context that will enable us to better understand this serious societal problem and to determine its solutions.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Female Gangs: A Focus on Research: Juvenile Justice Bulletin created by Joan Moore and John Hagedorn
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 female gangs. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify the history of female gang stereotypes.
Explain the reasons why a female would want to be in a gang.
Describe the delinquency and criminality of female gang members.
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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