Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102733
About the Course:
The course explain the development of a screening tool used for determining risk level of SUD for adolescents in primary care. Authors used a hybrid of existing screening tools. Given the health risks, and other factors, the authors decided to include tobacco in their measurement tool. Participation was moderate, however based on previous research at the same facility, it was determine that high risk adolescents did not opt out of screening.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, An Electronic Screen for Triaging Adolescent Substance Use by Risk Levels created by Sharon Levy, MD, MPH, Roger Weiss, MD, and Lon Sherritt, MPH in 2014.
Course Material Authors
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge that research shows the importance of early screening and intervention adolescents.
Identify the underlying tools used in the hybrid model.
Summarize additional tool(s) recommended.
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