Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102495
About the Course:
The screening, brief interventions, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) is an evidenced based practice that has been effective in multiple settings. This study investigates the effectiveness of (SBIRT) for treatment of forensic populations.
This course is based on the article, A randomized study of the use of screening, brief interventions, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for drug and alcohol use with jail inmates created by Michael L. Prendergast, PhD. et al. in 2017.
Course Material Authors
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
To describe the nature of screening, brief interventions, and referral to treatment (SBIRT)
To identify costs/benefits of using screening, brief interventions, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for forensic populations
To describe the impact of screening, brief intervenstions, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for participation in treatment, likelihood of being arrested, quality of life, and likelihood of engagement in HIV-risk behaviors
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