Total CE Credit Hours: 5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101192
About the Course:
This course addresses topics specific to the psychiatric treatment of military personnel, background issues, assessment guidelines, and treatment for the returning veteran of the Iraq War.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Iraq War Clinician Guide: Topics Specific to the Psychiatric Treatment of Military Personnel: Background Issues, Assessment Guidelines and Treatment of the Returning Iraq War Veteran created by National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Walter Reed Army Medical Center in 2004.
National Center for PTSD and the Department of Veterans Affairs
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 topics specific to the psychiatric treatment of military personnel. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Explain a brief description of the history and current structure of the United States Military Forces.
Identify the background issues and assessment guidelines for the returning Iraq War veteran.
Describe the helping context for active duty verses veterans seeking health care.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
5 CE credit hours
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
5 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.
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