Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101568
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About the Course:
Research has shown that one of the most promising ways to reduce risky alcohol use, whether it involves adults or minors, is to control access. Simply put, the easier it is to get alcohol, the more likely it will be used or abused. The challenge is to find which specific mechanisms will best achieve the desired impact. This publication addresses that question.
This course is from our series “Substance Abuse and Societal Issues”. The series is based on Knowledge Assets, published by the Substance Abuse Policy Research Program.
Our other courses in the series include:
101568-Alcohol Retail Policy
101564-Increasing the Use of Smoking Cessation Treatments
101570-Substance Abuse and Welfare Reform
101563-Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Substance Abuse Treatment
101574-Syringe Access Interventions
101575-Minimum Legal Drinking Age Policy
101577-Buprenorphine Treatment for Opioid Addiction
101576-Drug Treatment for Drug Abusing Criminal Offenders
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Alcohol Retail Policy created by Traci L. Toomey, Ph.D.
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 alcohol retail policy. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss sales of alcohol at community festivals, sporting events, and drive-up windows, factors associated with the number of days of alcohol sales, and the density of alcohol establishments.
Describe the current availability of alcohol to minors and intoxicated customers and the effectiveness of server training programs and compliance campaigns.
Identify options available to states and communities for influencing the availability of alcohol.
This course covers the Policy Brief and Key Results sections. Links are found near the top of the page.
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