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Time-Limited Group Therapy (TIP 34, Chapter 9): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34)

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About the Course:

Time-Limited Group Therapy (TIP 34, Chapter 9): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) offers individuals suffering from substance abuse disorders the opportunity to see the progression of abuse dependency in themselves and in others; it also gives them an opportunity to experience their success and the success of other group members in an atmosphere of support and hopefulness.

Course materials are from Chapter 9. Course materials can be accessed either 1) online (if accessing online, Tables and Figures mentioned in the article can be accessed by clicking on links found in the article) or 2) by ordering the book free of charge from: http://store.samhsa.gov/product/TIP-34-Brief-Interventions-and-Brief-Therapies-for-Substance-Abuse/SMA09-3952

This course is based on the reading-based online, Time-Limited Group Therapy (TIP 34, Chapter 9): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Journal/Publisher:

SAMHSA

Publication Date:

Revised 2011

Course Material Author

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, 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 time-limited group therapy. It is appropriate for an intermediate to advanced level of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify the appropriateness of group therapy as well as the group therapy approaches.

  2. Examine the different theories of group therapy.

  3. Describe the use of psychodrama techniques in a group setting, the
    eleven therapeutic factors of group therapy, and how to use the time-limited group therapy.

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

2 CE credit hours

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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.

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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.

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

2 CPD hours

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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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Course materials are from Chapter 9. Tables and Figures mentioned in the article can be accessed by clicking on links found in the article.

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Course Retired
Course Number 101942
  • 2 credit hours
  • NBCC: 1.5 ce credit hour

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

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