Total CE Credit Hours: 8
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101494
To help ensure your CEs are relevant to your practice, we regularly retire courses that are no longer current. This course has been retired. It is no longer available.
We add new courses all the time. Try these categories:
About the Course:
Gay men receive conflicting messages when it comes to sex: They are supposed to be liberated yet responsible, experimental yet safe, at once sex-positive and monogamous. Given these social tensions surrounding the most personal of human experiences, it’s no wonder that one of the most difficult aspects of sex addiction among gay men is determining whether you’re actually suffering from it. Rob Weiss in Cruise Control: Understanding Sex Addiction in Gay Men will help readers take stock of their lives to decide if they are sexually addicted. Men suffering from sexual addiction will discover the means to distinguish between sexual compulsion and healthy, nonaddictive sexual behavior.
This course is based on the book, Cruise Control: Understanding Sex Addiction in Gay Men created by Robert Weiss, MSW, CAS
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 understanding sex addiction in gay men. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Explain how a person could be a sex addict.
- Describe how other addictions could effect the life of a sex addict.
- Understand how to start a sex addiction recovery plan.
- Learn how to identify love addiction for both partners and spouses and how to take healthy steps to avoid addictive behavior.
All exam questions for the course are visible on this page for members of Addiction Counselor CE.
If you're already a member, please sign 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 accommodations for my disability (ADA)?
If you are having trouble using Addiction Counselor CE, 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 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 exam.
How do I get my certificate?
Your certificate(s) 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. Unlike most of our competitors, Addiction Counselor CE has live US-based support reps to help you by email, chat, or phone.