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TIP 42 Co-Occurring Disorder Chapter 4-Diagnostic and Cross Cutting Topics

About the Course:

This course examines the relationship between SUD and mental disorders, including DSM-5 diagnostic criteria. It includes: depressive disorders Bi-polar I Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), personality disorders, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), feeding and eating disorders, substance-related disorders, cross-cutting topics: suicide and trauma, including combat related trauma.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, TIP 42 Co-Occurring Disorder Chapter 4-Diagnostic and Cross Cutting Topics created by SAMHSA in 2020.

Publication Date:

Mar 2020

Course Material Author


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 importance treating COD and how it relates to substance use.

  2. Identify the shared symptoms, as well as symptoms specific to use, withdrawal and persistent withdrawal.

  3. Summarize the determining factors of independent COD versus substance induced mental disorders.

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This exam only covers Chapter 4 of this document.

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Course Number 102959
6.25 credit hours
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