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TIP 41-Substance Abuse Treatment-Group Therapy- Group Leadership, Concepts and Techniques

About the Course:

This course focuses on group leadership concepts and techniques. It includes: The Group Leader personal qualities leading groups concepts, techniques, and considerations; interventions; transference and countertransference; resistance in group confidentiality; biopsychosocial and spiritual framework— treating the whole person; integrating care management of the group, and managing other common problems.

This course is based on the reading-based online, TIP 41-Substance Abuse Treatment-Group Therapy- Group Leadership, Concepts and Techniques created by SAMHSA in 2017.

Publication Date:

2017

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

Course Creator

L.A. Rankin

L.A. Rankin is a social worker with experience in many different settings with a variety of clients. She has worked with dementia and Alzheimers patients, dual diagnosis MH/MR, in a battered women’s shelter, and a rape crisis center. She also has 11 years of experience as a child protective social worker, where she earned certificates in domestic abuse/family violence and substance abuse.

Recommended For:

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

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge there are personal qualities for a group leader, which can be developed over time.

  2. Identify group concepts, techniques, considerations, and transference and countertransference.

  3. Recognize that 12-step programs and group therapy are compatible.

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

3 credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

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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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

3 credit hours

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Course Material

This exam covers Chapter 6 of this TIP and the editor’s note below.

References begin on page 137.

editor's note

This document is included in the course and exam questions.

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Course Number 102562
3 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
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