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TIP 50-Addressing Suicidal Thoughts And Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment-part 1

About the Course:

This course exams the correlation and dramatically higher risk of suicidality among clients in treatment for substance abuse. It includes: Getting ready to address suicidality, background information, GATE- procedures for substance abuse counselors, competencies, next steps, and 6 vignettes.

This course is based on the reading-based online, TIP 50-Addressing Suicidal Thoughts And Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment-part 1 created by SAMHSA in 2017.

Publication Date:

2017

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

Course Creator

L.A. Rankin

L.A. Rankin is a social worker with experience in many different settings with a variety of clients. She has worked with dementia and Alzheimers patients, dual diagnosis MH/MR, in a battered women’s shelter, and a rape crisis center. She also has 11 years of experience as a child protective social worker, where she earned certificates in domestic abuse/family violence and substance abuse.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge the dramatically increased risk of suicide ideation and suicidal behaviors in individual in substance abuse treatment.

  2. Identify direct and indirect risk factors, protective factors, GATE, and GATE documentation.

  3. Summarize how to treat various types of clients exhibiting suicidality.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

4.5 credit hours

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

4.5 credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

4.5 credit hours

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Course Material in PDF format

References begin on page 123.

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Course Number 102909
4.5 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: $26.87 No exam fee with a membership package!
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225 members have taken this course