Total CE Credit Hours: 7
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102236
About the Course:
An Implementation Guide for Behavioral Health Program Administrators (TIP 55, Part 1, Chapter 2) Behavioral Health Services for People Who Are Homeless presents a series of vignettes that serve as teaching tools. Treatment vignettes describe the setting in which a worker provides services, step-by-step instructions for specific clinical techniques, and master clinician comments. Vignettes that incorporate prevention interventions describe situations in which a behavioral health service provider assesses prevention needs and either provides services or refers to a community agency. Some vignettes provide decision trees to help behavioral health service providers manage key points of service delivery.
Course materials are from Part 1, Chapter 2. Course materials can be accessed either 1) online or 2) by ordering the book free from: http://store.samhsa.gov/product/TIP-55-Behavioral-Health-Services-for-People-Who-Are-Homeless/SMA13-4734
Course materials are from Part 1, Chapter 2, found on pages 55 to 148 of pdf document (pages 68 to 163 if using Adobe toolbar page finder).
This course is based on the reading-based online, A Practical Guide for the Provision of Behavioral Health Services (TIP 55, Part 1, Chapter 2): Behavioral Health Services for People Who Are Homeless – Vignettes created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 2013.
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 people with behavioral health disorders or at risk of homelessness. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.
Become familiar with the learning objectives of all seven vignettes.
Understand the strategies and techniques for working with the homeless population.
Explain the counselor skills and attitudes that are needed when working with the homeless population.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
7 CE Credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
7 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.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
7 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.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
7 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
7 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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