Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101244
About the Course:
This videoconference provides an overview of the truancy issues addressed in the December 2004 conference cosponsored by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office of Safe and Drug Free Schools, “Partnering to Prevent Truancy: A National Priority,” and showcases several promising, evidence-based program approaches to truancy and related issues.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Strategies, Programs, and Resources to Prevent Truancy created by Training Resource Center, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, and Office of Safe and Drug Free Schools (Producer)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
February 23, 2005
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 truancy issues. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Explain the scope of the problem of truancy and why the community at large should be concerned about the issue.
Identify the “3 A’s” and the components of a successful school environment.
Describe the components of various evidence-based program approaches to truancy.
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