Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102509
About the Course:
This article reviews the evidence on the effect of brief interventions (BIs) for alcohol among adults with risky alcohol consumption and comorbid mental health conditions. Differences in the findings may be partly due to differences in study design, such as the intensity of BIs and possibly the risk of bias. Overall, the evidence is mixed regarding the effects of alcohol BIs in participants with comorbid mental health conditions. Future well-designed research is required to answer this question more definitively.
This course is based on the article, The Effect of Brief Interventions for Alcohol Among People with Comorbid Mental Health Conditions-A Systematic Review of Randomized Trials and Narrative Synthesis created by Sadie Boniface, PhD., et al. in 2017.
Course Material Authors
Course Material Authors authored the material only, and were not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.
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:
- Acknowledge that AUD has a comorbidity among a variety of mental illnesses.
- Identify the most common comorbid diagnoses.
- Describe outcomes for using BI for AUD with comorbid disorders.
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