Total CE Credit Hours: 4
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101268
About the Course:
This publication was developed through the support of the National GAINS Center of Co-Occurring Disorders in the Justice System, a collaborative federal initiative involving the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, the Center for Mental Health Services, and the National Institute of Corrections. The Center is a national locus for the collection and dissemination of information about effective mental health and substance abuse services for people with co-occurring disorders who come in contact with the justice system.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Intervention Strategies for Offenders With Co-Occurring Disorders: What Works? created by Roger H. Peters, Ph.D., and Holly A. Hills, Ph.D.
The GAINS Center
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 intervention strategies for offenders with co-occurring disorders. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify key concepts related to the screening and assessment of co-occurring disorders.
Describe primary treatment modalities for those with co-occurring disorders in the criminal justice system.
Explain supervision and case management strategies for offenders with both mental health and substance abuse issues.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
4 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
4 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)
4 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)
4 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
3 CE credit hours
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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