Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102382
About the Course:
This chapter describes the neurobiological framework underlying substance abuse and why clients transition from using or misusing to a substance use disorder. It also explains how these substances produce changes in brain structure and function that promote and sustain addiction, contributing to relapse
This course is based on Chapter 2 of Facing Addiction in America created by US Dept of Health and Human Services, Office of the Surgeon General and SAMHSA in 2016.
Course Material Authors
Clinicians, Physicians, Researchers, Administrators, Program Directors, Policy Makers. This course is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Acknowledge the bioloical component and risk factors of addiction.
Distinguish the biological cycle of addiction.
Extrapolate the biolocial processes and forms of disruption to those processes.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1.5 CE credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1.5 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)
1.5 CPD hour
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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