Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101398
About the Course:
Research suggests that adults with histories of child abuse and neglect are at high risk for developing substance abuse disorders and that childhood abuse and neglect may negatively affect clients’ chances for recovery from substance abuse. Along with these problems is the increased likelihood of substance-abusing parents abusing their own children. In response to these issues, this Treatment Improvement Protocol, Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With Child Abuse and Neglect Issues, presents information to assist alcohol and drug counselors and other treatment providers to work more effectively with adults who have histories of childhood abuse or neglect and adults who abuse or who are at risk for abusing their own children. This course addresses comprehensive treatment for adult survivors of child abuse and neglect. This course covers Chapter 3 only.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Comprehensive Treatment for Adult Survivors of Child Abuse and Neglect (TIP 36, Ch. 3): Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With Child Abuse and Neglect Issues created by SAMHSA
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 comprehensive treatment for adult survivors of child abuse and neglect. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss issues that can surface during substance abuse treatment of adult survivors of child abuse and neglect, including disclosure, medication use, and treatment approaches.
Explain factors related to the timing of interventions related to substance abuse and trauma, and interpersonal issues common to abuse survivors.
Detail considerations regarding treatment techniques, including issues related to group therapy and family involvement in treatment.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
2 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
2 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)
2 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)
2 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1.75 CE credit hour
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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