Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101971
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About the Course:
Introduction (Chapter 1): Youth Violence – Surgeon General’s Report summarizes an extensive body of research and seeks to clarify seemingly contradictory trends, such as the discrepancies between official reports of youth violence and young people’s self-reports of violent behaviors. It discusses factors that increase the risk, or statistical probability, that a young person will become violent. Finally, this report will explore the less well developed research area of factors that seem to protect youths from viewing violence as an acceptable—or inevitable—way of approaching or responding to life events.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Introduction (Chapter 1): Youth Violence – A Surgeon General’s Report created by U. S. Department of Health and Human Services
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This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about youth violence. It is appropriate for intermediate to advanced levels of participants’ knowledge.
Explain the public health approach to youth violence.
Recall the myths about youth violence.
Identify the potential risk factors for serious youth violence.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 CE credit hour
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.
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.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 CPD hour
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