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TIP34- Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse-Introduction and Brief Interventions

About the Course:

This course discusses Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies in both alcohol use and substance use. These interventions include mild, moderate, severe and dependent users. The therapies covered are: brief cognitive–behavioral therapy, brief strategic and interactional therapies, brief humanistic and existential therapies, brief psychodynamic therapy, short-term family therapy, and time-limited group therapy. Theses chapters include theory, research and application of these interventions.

This course is based on the reading-based online, TIP34- Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse-Introduction and Brief Interventions created by SAMHSA in 2012.

Publication Date:

2012

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify the many types of brief interventions and brief therapies.

  2. Summarize which treatment is most effective with each client in their stage of addiction.

  3. Acknowledge varying client goals, including abstinence and reduction.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

3 credit hours

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

3 credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

3 credit hours

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Course Material in PDF format

The exam only covers Chapter 1 and 2

References begin on page 173.

Course Material in Word format

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Course Number 102537
3 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
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