Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101471
About the Course:
The need for drug treatment in state and federal prisons and local jails is evident. The Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners Program, or RSAT, was created to help states and units of local governments develop, implement, and improve residential substance abuse treatment programs in state and local correctional and detention facilities. This publication discusses the RSAT program.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners (RSAT) Program created by Bureau of Justice Assistance
Bureau of Justice Assistance
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This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about the Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners (RSAT) Program. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss the creation, funding history, and program requirements of the Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners (RSAT) Program.
Identify RSAT program components, including for in-prison and aftercare services.
Describe changes made to the RSAT program, including those involving jail-based substance abuse programs, and discuss RSAT program evaluation, at both the national and state levels.
Discuss the RSAT programs that exist in each state and the distinctive components of each.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
3 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
3 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)
3 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)
3 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
2 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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