Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101613
About the Course:
This course is based on two NIDA Notes articles. NIDA Notes is a large collection of brief relevant articles focusing on current drug abuse treatment evidence.
Low-Cost Incentive Outcomes in Stimulant Abuse Treatment explains how in community-based treatment programs, inexpensive incentives improve outcomes in stimulant abuse treatment.
Methamphetamine Evokes and Subverts Brain Protective Responses shows how two new studies appear to highlight the role of glilal cells – the nervous system’s equivalents to the body’s immune cells – in methamphetamine abuse.
Both Articles contained in one PDF.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Methamphetamine Research: Collection I (NIDA Notes): Article 1: Low-Cost Incentives Improve Outcomes in Stimulant Abuse Treatment; Article 2: Methamphetamine Evokes and Subverts Brain Protective Responses created by Lori Whitten and Patrick Zickler
October 2006 and July 2006
Course Material Authors
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about how low-cost incentives can improve outcomes in stimulant abuse treatment and how methamphetamine evokes and subverts brain protective responses. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Explain how low-cost incentives can improve outcomes in stimulant abuse treatment.
Describe how methamphetamine evokes and subverts the brain protective responses.
Acknowledge how structural fluctuation suggests glial activation.
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
Methamphetamine Research: Collection I (NIDA Notes)
Article 1: Low-Cost Incentives Improve Outcomes in Stimulant Abuse Treatment
Article 2: Methamphetamine Evokes and Subverts Brain Protective Responses
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