Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102514
About the Course:
This course gives on overview of the physiological impact of alcohol and drugs on women, including tobacco. It assesses risk of various diseases by drug. It outlines the risks of specific drugs in pregnancy. The chapter goes on to address infections, including HIV and HCV.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Substance Abuse Treatment-Addressing the Specific Needs of Women, TIP 51-Physiological Effects of Drugs created by SAMHSA in 2013.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge the different physiological responses in women compared to men and women who are not addicted/
Identify the increased risk of various diseases that comes with various degrees of use.
Summarize the impact of use in pregnancy.
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
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