Total CE Credit Hours: 1.75
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102498
About the Course:
This course addresses clinical issues, challenges, and strategies in Intensive Outpatient Treatment (IOT). It discusses: client retention, relapse and continued substance abuse, substance abuse by family members, group work issues, safety and security, client privacy, clients who work, and boundary issues. It includes role playing dialogue, and bullet points for each issue outlined in the chapter. There are several useful relapse risk tools in an appendix at the end of the chapter.
This course is based on Chapter 7 of the article, TIP 47-Substance Abuse-Clinical Issues in Intensive Outpatient Treatment, created by SAMHSA in 2017.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge client retention and relapse as two of the most pressing issues in treatment.
Identify evidence-based risk factors and strategies for client attainment and relapse prevention and response.
Recognize the group work issues that are likely to arise in outpatient treatment.
Editor’s Note On TIP 47, Substance Abuse: Clinical Issues in Intensive Outpatient Treatment in PDF format
This editor’s note provides an update to the information in the original article.
References begin on page 4.
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