Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102607
About the Course:
This course deals with drug and recovery cultures. It includes an explanation of what drug cultures are and their role in substance abuse treatment as well as: how drug cultures differ, how to identify key characteristics of drug cultures, the relationship between drug cultures and mainstream culture, understanding why people are attracted to drug cultures, the role of drug cultures in substance abuse treatment, drug cultures in assessment and engagement, finding alternatives to drug cultures, and developing a culture of recovery.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, TIP 59-Improving Cultural Competence-Drug Cultures and the Culture of Recovery created by SAMHSA in 2014.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Acknowledge the roles of drug and recovery cultures.
- Recognize why people are drawn to drug cultures.
- Summarize finding replacements to drug culture and building a recovery culture.
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