Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101572
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This course is based on three NIDA Notes articles. NIDA Notes is a large collection of brief, relevant articles focusing on current drug abuse treatment evidence.
Medications Development Division Nurtures the Creation of New Addiction Treatments centers around how Congress mandated NIDA to promote the development of medications “to treat the symptoms and disease of drug abuse in conjunction with the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988.
Community-Based Treatment Benefits Methamphetamine Abusers is about how methamphetamine abusers can achieve long-term abstinence with the help of standard community based drug abuse treatment.
Bupropion Helps People With Schizophrenia Quit Smoking describes how the smoking-cessation aid bupropion is safe and effective for people with schizophrenia.
All three articles are contained in one PDF
This course is based on the reading-based online, Drug Abuse Treatment Evidence-Collection II (NIDA Notes): Medications Development Division Nurtures the Creation of New Addiction Treatments, Community-Based Treatment Benefits Methamphetamine Abusers, and Bupropion Helps People With Schizophrenia Quit Smoking created by Lori Whitten
July 2006 and April 2006
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 new addiction treatments, how community-based treatment benefits methamphetamine abusers, and how bupropion helps people with schizophrenia quit smoking. It is appropriate for an introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.
Describe how NIDA promoted the development of medications to treat the symptoms and disease of drug abuse.
Identify how community-based treatment benefits methamphetamine abusers.
Explain how bupropion helps people with schizophrenia to quit smoking.
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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