Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102555
About the Course:
This course examines brief interventions and the theories in which they are founded. It includes: the appropriateness of brief family therapy, definitions of “family,” theoretical approaches, using brief family therapies, follow-up, and cultural issues. The theoretical approaches highlighted are: strategic family therapy, structural family therapy, Bowenian family therapy, contextual family therapy, behavioral marital therapy, network therapy, community reinforcement approach, community reinforcement and family training, and multidimensional family therapy.
This course is based on the reading-based online, TIP34- Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse-Brief Family Therapy 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 the definition of family can vary.
Identify the many theoretical approaches, and their appropriateness with different families.
Recognize when and how to use brief family therapies for substance abuse.
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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