Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102522
About the Course:
This course examines the criteria for the placement in groups and group development and phase-specific tasks. It covers: matching clients with groups, assessing the client for group readiness, placing clients from racial or ethnic minorities, fixed and revolving membership groups, preparing for client participation in groups, pre-group interviews, increasing retention, identifying the need for wraparound services, group agreements, phase-specific group tasks, preparing the group to begin, the middle phase, and reaching closure. There are many useful figures and charts in these two chapters.
This course is based on the reading-based online, TIP 41-Substance Abuse Treatment-Group Therapy-Criteria for Placement and Group Development 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.
Identify clients for group therapy, and match them to a specific group.
Recognize the phases of group proccess.
Assess the need for wraparound services.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
3 CE credit hours
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
3 CE credit hours
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)
3 CPD hours
Substance Abuse Treatment: Group Therapy in PDF format
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