Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101382
About the Course:
This TIP, Screening and Assessing Adolescents for Substance Use Disorders, presents information on identifying, screening, and assessing adolescents who use substances. It focuses on the most current procedures and instruments for detecting substance abuse among adolescents, conducting comprehensive assessments, and beginning treatment planning. This course focuses on drug identification and testing in the juvenile justice system. This course covers Appendix C only.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Screening and Assessing Adolescents for Substance Use Disorders (TIP31): Appendix C – Drug Identification and Testing in the Juvenile Justice System created by Ann H. Crowe and Shay Bilchik
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 drug identification and testing in the Juvenile Justice System. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Explain the use of and steps involved in drug recognition techniques.
Describe commonly used types of chemical testing and the advantages and disadvantages of various forms.
Discuss testing frequency and practical considerations.
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
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
0.5 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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