Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102499
About the Course:
An introduction to family therapy interventions and issues of family therapy applications for substance abuse counselors. This quick guide focuses on how substance abuse affects the entire family and provides basic information needed to treat families. There is also a useful appendix that lists additional resources.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Quick Guide for Clinicians: Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy created by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration in 2015.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- To identify the costs and benefits of using family therapy interventions as adjuncts to substance abuse treatment
- To describe the major theories/interventions in family therapy and their applications to substance abuse treatment
- To identify major considerations concerning screening of family violence/child abuse during assessment of needs in substance abuse treatment
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