Total CE Credit Hours: 6
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102642
About the Course:
This course examines physical detoxification services for withdrawal from specific substances. It includes: psychosocial and biomedical screening and assessment, alcohol intoxication and withdrawal, opioids, benzodiazepines and other sedative-hypnotics, stimulants inhalants/solvents nicotine, marijuana and other drugs containing THC, anabolic steroids and club drugs, management of polydrug abuse-an integrated approach, alternative approaches, and considerations for specific populations.
This course is based on the reading-based online, TIP 45-Detoxification and Substance Abuse Treatment-Physical Detoxification Serivices for Withdrawal from Specific Substances 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.
Acknowledge that alcohol withdrawal is the most dangerous and life-threatening withdrawal syndrome.
Identify the effective treatments of each withdrawal syndrome.
Summarize the issues to consider in the treatment of subgroups, including pregnant women.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
6 CE Credit hours
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
6 CE Credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
6 CPD hours
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