Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102623
About the Course:
This course addresses a new look at motivation, motivational counseling and brief intervention. It includes: motivation and behavior change, changing perspectives on addiction and treatment, Transtheoretical Model of the Stages of Change, elements of effective motivational counseling approaches, motivational counseling and the Stages of Change, special applications of motivational interventions, brief motivational interventions, screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment.
This course is based on the Executive Summary, Chapter 1 and 2, TIP 35-Enhancing Motivation for Change in Substance Use Disorder Treatment created by SAMHSA in 2019.
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 motivational approaches are the most researched and currently the most supported approach to the treatment of substance use disorders.
- Identify the stages of change, and catalysts for change.
- Summarize the most effective motivational approaches.
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