Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101611
About the Course:
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.
Cocaine Abusers’ Pretreatment Cue Responses Predict Recovery Success describes how in the future, patients’ brain scans may help clinicians tailor addiction treatment to improve therapeutic outcomes.
Cocaine Related Enviornment Cues Elicit Physiological Stress Responses explains how drug cues induce physiological stress responses in cocaine-addicted patients.
Men and Women May Process Cocaine Cues Differently reveals how some aspects of cocaine addiction and recovery are different for men and women.
All three articles are contained in one PDF.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Cocaine Research Update: Collection VIII (NIDA Notes): Article 1: Cocaine Abusers’ Pretreatment Cue Responses Predict Recovery Success; Article 2: Cocaine-Related Enviornment Cues Elicit Physiological Stress Responses; Article 3: Men and Women May Process Cocaine Cues Differently created by Lori Whitten
Publication Date:February 2007, August 2005, and December 2004
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 how cocaine abusers' pretreatment cue responses predict recovery success, how cocaine-related environment cues elicit physiological stress responses, and how men and women may process cocaine cues differently. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Describe how cocaine abusers' pretreatment cue responses predict recovery success.
- Acknowledge how cocaine-related environmental cues elicit physiological stress responses.
- Explain how men and women may process cocaine cues differently.
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