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Getting an Addict Into Treatment: The CRAFT Approach (Chapters 1 - 2); and Treating Stimulant Addiction: The CBT Approach (Chapters 1 - 3): From the HBO Video Series "Addiction"

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About the Course:

This course is based on two films from the HBO Video Series “Addiction.” **Separate links are provided for each of the two films.*

In Getting an Addict Into Treatment: The CRAFT Approach, Dr. Robert Meyers, a research associate and professor in psychology, discusses how family members can change their dynamic with addicts and help them take the first steps towards seeking treatment.

In Treating Stimulant Addiction: The CBT Approach, methamphetamine and cocaine addicts attend evidence-based behavioral therapy groups.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Getting an Addict Into Treatment: The CRAFT Approach (Chapters 1 – 2); and Treating Stimulant Addiction: The CBT Approach (Chapters 1 – 3): From the HBO Video Series “Addiction” created by Sheila Nevins (producer)

Journal/Publisher:

Home Box Office, in association with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Publication Date:

March 2007

Course Material Author

Sheila Nevins (producer)

Sheila Nevins is President of Documentary and Family Programming for HBO and Cinemax. She earned a bachelor of the arts degree from Barnard College and a master of fine arts degree from Yale University. Nevins has overseen production of nearly 500 documentaries, earning 9 Oscars, 13 Primetime Emmys, 10 Academy Awards, 22 News and Documentary Emmys, and 18 George Foster Peabody awards for HBO and one personal George Foster Peabody award.

Course Creator

Dan Rebek, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about the CRAFT approach to getting an addict into treatment and the CBT approach to treating stimulant addiction. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Explain techniques for identifying and changing patterns of interaction between family members and addicts.

  2. Describe cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and its components.

  3. Discuss brain changes that occur with addiction and abstinence and how these changes affect relapse risk.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

1 CE credit hour

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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.

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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.

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1 CPD hour

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Getting an Addict into Treatment: The CRAFT Approach

Treating Stimulant Addiction: The CBT Approach

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