Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101557
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About the Course:
Overarching Principles to Address the Needs of Persons With Co-Occurring Disorders outlines 12 overarching principles for working with persons with co-occurring disorders (COD). These principles are intended to help guide, but not define, systemic and clinical responses. They are grouped according to whether they guide systems of care or individual providers and can be used as benchmarks to assess whether plans in development, or programs in operation, are grounded in the field’s best thinking.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Overarching Principles to Address the Needs of Persons With Co-Occurring Disorders (Overview Paper 3) created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
SAMHSA’s Co-Occurring Center for Excellence
Printed 2006 Reprinted 2007
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 overarching principles to address the needs of persons with co-occurring disorders. It is appropriate for an introductory level of participants’ knowledge.
Identify the key definitions for principle, NO wrong door, Evidence and Consensus.
Explain the principles that guide systems of care for people with COD.
Discuss the principles that guide provider activity for people with COD.
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
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