Total CE Credit Hours: 1.25
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102700
About the Course:
This course discusses common co-morbidities with substance use disorders (SUD). It includes: the connection between substance use disorders and mental illness, why there is a comorbidity between SUD and mental illness, approaches to diagnosis, treatments for SUD and mental health conditions, co-occurring SUD and physical comorbidities, the connection between SUD and HIV, why HIV screening is important, methods for HIV prevention and treatment for individuals with substance use disorders, achieving an AIDS-free generation, barriers to comprehensive treatment for co-occurring disorders, and where to get more information.
This course is based on the article, Common Comorbidities with Substance Use Disorders created by NIDA in 2018.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge the pervasive problem of co-occurring disorders and barriers to treatment.
Identify effective treatments for SUD and co-occurring mental health conditions
Summarize the connection between HIV and SUD, and preventions and treatment when these specific disorders co-occur.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1.25 CE credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1.25 CE credit hour
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)
1.25 CPD hour
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1.25 CE credit hour
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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