Total CE Credit Hours: 3.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102641
About the Course:
This course address detoxification and substance abuse treatment, gives an overview, essential concepts, and definitions in detoxification; settings, levels of care, and patient placement; an overview of psychosocial and biomedical issues during detoxification. It includes: the role of various settings in the delivery of services, other concerns regarding levels of care and placement, evaluating and addressing psychosocial and biomedical issues, strategies for engaging and retaining patient in detoxification, and referrals and linkages.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, TIP 45-Detoxification and Substance Abuse Treatment-Overview, Definitions, Levels of Care and Patient Placement created by SAMHSA in 2015.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Recognize the levels of care.
Identify the stages of change.
Summarize addressing psychosocial issues and co-occurring disorders and their role in referrals and linkages.
Course Material in PDF format.
This exam only covers the Executive Summary and Chapter 1 – 3 of the TIP.
Course Material in PDF format.
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This exam only covers the Executive Summary and Chapter 1 – 3 of the TIP. Please see our site for additional courses that cover the other Chapters in the TIP.
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