Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101973
About the Course:
Introduction; and Prevention and Early Identification of Children’s and Adolescents’ Mental Health and Substance Use Problems (Introduction and Chapter 1): Identifying Mental Health and Substance Use Problems of Children and Adolescents was created to promote early identification of children and adolescents with mental health and substance use problems as well as to provide guidance, tools, and resources for early identification, including a compendium of the most developmentally, culturally, and environmentally appropriate screening instruments. The purpose of this guide is to address the approaches, methods, and strategies used to identify mental health and substance use problems of high-risk youths (persons whose ages are between birth and 22 years) in settings that serve either a broad spectrum of children and adolescents or a high-risk population.
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This course is based on the reading-based online, Introduction; and Prevention and Early Identification of Children’s and Adolescents’ Mental Health and Substance Use Problems (Introduction; and Chapter 1): Identifying Mental Health and Substance Use Problems of Children and Adolescents: A Guide for Child-Serving Organizations created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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 prevention and early identification of children’s and adolescents’ mental health and substance use problems. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Acknowledge why early identification of mental health and substance use is important.
Explain the importance of the social and emotional development of a child and adolescent.
Describe the wide variety of interventions that are used to help children, adolescents, and families cope with mental health and substance use problems.
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
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
0.75 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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