Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101379
About the Course:
Substance Use Disorder Treatment for People With Physical and Cognitive Disabilities (TIP 29) is intended to enhance treatment providers’ knowledge concerning people who have a physical or cognitive disability in addition to their substance use disorder. Treatment programs for substance use disorders already see many individuals with coexisting disabilities, but many providers fail to accommodate these individuals either because they are unaware of the disability or how accommodations can improve treatment outcomes (even though such accommodations are legally mandated). This course covers Information Resources and presents a comprehensive list of information resources. This course covers Appendix B only.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Substance Use Disorder Treatment for People With Physical and Cognitive Disabilities (TIP 29): Appendix B—Information Resources created by SAMHSA
Journal/Publisher:U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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 resources for substance use disorder treatment for people with physical and cognitive disabilities. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Identify substance use disorder resources for persons with disabilities.
- List federal Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) agencies.
- Discuss federal and federally funded ADA technical assistance agencies.
- Identify other general disability resources.
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