Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102538
About the Course:
This course focuses on brief therapy in substance abuse treatment. It includes: research findings, when to use brief therapy, approaches to brief therapy, components of effective brief therapy, and therapist characteristics. It explains the entire process of brief therapy: screening and assessment, the opening sessions, goals of treatment, subsequent sessions, maintenance strategies, ending treatment and follow-up.
This course is based on the reading-based online, TIP34- Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse-An Explanation of Brief Therapies created by SAMHSA in 2012.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge which clients are appropriate for brief therapy.
Outline the process of brief therapy.
Identify component therapies within the brief therapy approach.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1 credit hour
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 credit hour
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