Total CE Credit Hours: 4
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101734
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About the Course:
Global Criteria: The 12 Core Functions of the Substance Abuse Counselor is a preparatory guide for helping counselors reach their goal of certification or licensure as a substance abuse counselor. This book correlates with Technical Assistance Publication (TAP) 21, as it relates to the global criteria and 12 core functions. It contains information about the certification history, and the processes of screening, intake, orientation, assessment, treatment planning, counseling, case management, crisis intervention, client education, referral, reports and record keeping, and consultation.
This course is based on the book, Global Criteria: The 12 Core Functions of the Substance Abuse Counselor created by John W. Herdman, Ph.D., LADC
Journal/Publisher:Dr. John W. Herdman
Publication Date:2008 - 5th Edition
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 global criteria and 12 core functions of the substance abuse counselor. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Explain the history of drug and alcohol certification.
- Describe the process of screening, intake, orientation, assessment, and treatment planning from the clients' and counselors point of view.
- Define the core functions of counseling, case management, crisis intervention, client education, referral, reports and record keeping, and consultation.
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