Total CE Credit Hours: 3.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102666
About the Course:
This course examines substance abuse treatment for adults in the criminal justice system, an introduction, and screening and assessment of this population. It includes: the purpose of the TIP, key definitions, the audience for the TIP, contents of this TIP, definitions of terms, screening and assessment guidelines, key issues related to screening and assessment, areas to address in screening and assessment, selection and implementation of instruments, screening and assessment considerations for specific populations, integrated screen and assessment-sample approaches, and conclusions and recommendations.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, TIP 44-Substance Abuse Treatment for Adults in the Criminal Justice System-Screening and Assessment 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.
Acknowledge the need to re-screen and re-assess with this population.
Identify the screening and assessment instruments specific to this population.
Summarize key factors in screening and assessing for limited treatment spaces.
This exam only covers the Executive Summary, Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 of the TIP.
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