Total CE Credit Hours: 8
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102912
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About the Course:
This course examines key indicator in substance use and mental health. It includes: substance use in the past month, alcohol use in the past month. Tobacco use in the past month, illicit drug use in the past year, initiation of substance use, perceived risk from substance use, Substance Use Disorders (SUD) in the past year, major depressive episode in the past year, any mental illness among adults in the past years, serious mental illness among adults in the past year, co-occurring MDE and SUD among adolescents, substance use among adolescents with MDE, co-occurring mental health issues and SUD among adults, substance use among adults with mental health issues, suicidal thoughts and behavior among adults, substance use treatment in the past year, mental health service use in the past year, and receipt of services for co-occurring substance use disorder and mental health issues.
This course is based on the article, Key Substance Use and Mental Health Indicators in the United States-Results from the 2018 National Survey on Drug Use and Health created by SAMHSA in 2019.
Publication Date:2019 Aug 2019
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:
- Identify the age groups likely to get treatment for AMI, SMI, SUD and co-occurring disorders.
- Summarize the barriers to treatment for these groups
- Extrapolate the perceived risk of misuse of various illicit substances.
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