Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101732
About the Course:
This course is based on Chapter 3 from Substance Abuse Treatment: Addressing the Specific Needs of Women Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 51 and is replaced by course 102514.
Physiological Effects of Alcohol, Drugs, and Tobacco on Women provides a general exploration of how gender differences affect the way alcohol and drugs are metabolized in the body and then highlights several biopsychosocial and cultural factors that can influence health issues associated with drugs and alcohol.
Course materials are from Chapter 3, found on pages 37-55 of pdf document (pages 59-77 if using Adobe toolbar page finder.) Course materials can be accessed either 1) online or 2) by ordering free of charge from: http://ncadistore.samhsa.gov/catalog/productDetails.aspx?ProductID=18244
This course is based on the reading-based online, Physiological Effects of Alcohol, Drugs, and Tobacco on Women (TIP 51, Chapter 3): From Substance Abuse Treatment: Addressing the Specific Needs of Women (TIP 51) created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about the physiological effects of alcohol, drugs, and tobacco on women. It is appropriate for an introductory to intermediate level of participants’ knowledge.
Describe the physiological effects and consequences of substance abuse on women.
Identify the physiological effects of alcohol, licit and illicit drugs, and tobacco use on women.
Explain the effect of alcohol, drugs, and tobacco use on pregnancy and birth outcomes.
Acknowledge the effects of alcohol and illicit drugs on HIV/AIDS status.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
2 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
2 CE credit hours
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)
2 CE credit hours
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)
2 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1.5 CE credit hour
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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