Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102778
About the Course:
This is a research intensive course that examines women with alcohol dependence and whether couple therapy vs couple therapy with individual CBT shows better alcohol treatment outcomes. Previous studied were examined and compared to current outcomes. Participants were evaluated at baseline using alcohol measures, relationship measures and psychopathology measures. Characteristics included were: Percent Drinking Days Baseline, Percent Heavy Drinking Days Baseline and Mean drinks per drink day Baseline vs during and after treatment.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Women With Alcohol Dependence-A Randomized Trial of Couple Versus Individual Plus Couple Therapy created by Barbara S. McCrady, Ph.D., Elizabeth E. Epstein, Ph.D., and Kevin A. Hallgren, Ph.D. in 2016.
Course Material Authors
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for intermediate levels of knowledge. This content is at the intermediate level.
Acknowledge couple therapy as a viable approach.
Identify the approach that resulted in high rates of abstinence and reductions in frequency and severity.
Extrapolate variables such as autonomy, self-efficacy, sociotropy and desire to please people in treatment outcome and approach.
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