Total CE Credit Hours: 3.25
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102735
About the Course:
In family therapy, the family as a whole is the focus of treatment. However, implementing culturally competent family therapy requires clinicians to have an understanding of different populations’ unique backgrounds and characteristics. This course reviews the characteristics of several diverse populations and how to best match a family therapy intervention to each population.
This course is based on Chapter 5 of (TIP 39) Substance Abuse Treatment And Family Therapy 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.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the unique characteristics of populations distinguished by: gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and co-occurring-disorders
- Describe the family therapy communication and counseling styles most effective for different populations
- Select the most effective family therapy practice for clients who possess multiple identities and membership in multiple groups
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