Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101363
About the Course:
Since 1991, Maryland’s Mental Hygiene Administration (MHA) has taken the lead in creating an intricate patchwork of funds in support of unique programs serving special populations, including individuals with serious mental illnesses, co-occurring substance use disorders, and trauma histories, who may be homeless or incarcerated. Efforts have resulted in the creative use of new and existing resources and in innovative programs which are described in this publication.
This course is based on the reading-based online, The Maryland Experience: Creative Funding and Cutting-Edge Programs Serve People With Co-Occurring Disorders in Contact With the Justice System created by The GAINS Center
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 Maryland’s experience with creative funding and programs which serve people with co-occurring disorders in contact with the justice system. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss the provisions and requirements of the Maryland Community Criminal Justice Treatment Program (MCCJTP) and Maryland’s use of Byrne Memorial Grant Funds.
Explain Maryland’s use of the HUD Shelter Plus Care grant and the development of the Phoenix Project.
Identify the goals of the TAMAR and TAMAR’s Children projects.
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
All exam questions for the course are visible on this page for members of Addiction Counselor CE.
Membership is free, and you can sign up today! You'll only pay when you're ready to purchase a course.
If you're already a member, please log in to see the exam questions for this and all other courses.
Is this course approved for my continuing education requirements?
Yes, most likely. Look Up Your State Board for more detailed information. Logged-in site members will see the relevant approval information displayed in the Approvals tab for every course.
Do you have special accommodations for my disability (ADA)?
Please contact us! We would be happy to accommodate your needs right away, and your input will help us make Addiction Counselor CE more accessible for future users too.
How do I enroll in this course?
Use the Enroll In This Course button and just follow the instructions! You don't pay anything until you're ready to take an exam.
What do I have to do to complete the course?
To complete the course, review the course objectives, then review the material, and then pass the exam with a score of 75% or greater and lastly complete an evaluation.
How do I access the materials?
Most of our courses are based on online articles available for free to the public. Some courses, such as those based on books, require that you purchase the material. Use the Course Materials tab above for more info. You don't need to enroll in the course to access materials, whether free or paid. So you always know what you're getting into before you commit to taking the course.
How do I get my certificate?
Your certificate will be available to download or email immediately when you pass the course exam and complete the evaluation.
Can I contact you for more help?
Yes! Use the Help widget at the bottom-right of the screen anywhere on Addiction Counselor CE to search our help docs, or to ask our support team for help.
Try a free CE course.
Get started by trying a free course of your choice. No payment info required!Sign Up Free