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TIP 42 Co-Occurring Disorder Screening and Assessment

About the Course:

This course addresses Screening and assessment of clients with co-occurring disorders (COD). It includes: Terminology, The Complex, Unstable, and Bidirectional Nature of COD’s, Guiding Principles for Working With People Who Have Co-Occurring Disorders, General Guiding Principles, Guidelines for Counselors and Other Providers, Guidelines for Administrators and Supervisors, Screening and Assessment of Co-Occurring Disorders, Screening and Basic Assessment for COD’s, The Complete Screening and Assessment Process, and Considerations in Treatment Matching.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, TIP 42 Co-Occurring Disorder Screening and Assessment created by SAMHSA in 2020.

Publication Date:

Mar 2020

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

SAMHSA authored the material only, and was not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.

Course Creator

Sandi Cardaman
Sandi Cardaman has been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor for more than 15 years. She has worked with eating disorders, domestic violence and clients who are working with the dependency system.

Recommended For:

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

Course Objectives:

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  1. Acknowledge the bi-directional nature of COD’s.
  2. Identify appropriate screening tools.
  3. Comprehend basic assessment of COD’s.

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Course Number 102936
5.5 CE credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee $32.84
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