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Trauma and Co-Occurring Disorders Among Youth

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About the Course:

Trauma and Co-Occurring Disorders Among Youth defines key terms and provides a description of the impact of trauma exposure on children and youth with co-occurring disorders. Emphasis will be placed on the impact of traumatic stress on children and adolescents to support the need for trauma informed systems of care.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Trauma and Co-Occurring Disorders Among Youth created by Coreena Hendrickson, LCSW

Journal/Publisher:

Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Publication Date:

June 2009

Course Material Author

Coreena Hendrickson, LCSW

Coreena Hendrickson is Director of Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Services, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles

Course Creator

Max Schwanekamp

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about trauma and co-occurring disorders among youth. It is appropriate for introductory to immediate levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Explain prevalence of trauma and co-occurring disorders among youth, and show understanding of adolescent development and traumatic stress in children and adolescents.

  2. Identify the substance use among youth as well as the connection between traumatic stress and substance abuse which include special populations and cultural competency.

  3. Understand the comprehensive systems of care, the process of screening and assessment, the necessity of evidence-based practices, and the importance of staff being able to manage stress and self-care.

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

3 CE credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

3 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.

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

3 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.

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

3 CPD hours

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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

2 CE credit hours

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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Article: Trauma and Co-Occurring Disorders Among Youth

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Course Retired

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Course Number 101830
  • 3 credit hours
  • NBCC: 2 ce credit hours

  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.58 out of 5
321 members have taken this course

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