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TIP 42 Co-Occurring Disorder Strategies, Special Populations and Treatment Models

About the Course:

This course covers Chapter 5-7 of this TIP and examines co-occurring disorders (COD) strategies and treatment models to use, as well as treating special populations. It includes: competencies for working with clients who have COD’s, guidelines for a successful therapeutic relationship, protecting confidentiality, guidelines for clients who have specific co-occurring mental disorders, people experiencing homelessness, people involved in the criminal justice system, women, people of diverse ethnic/racial backgrounds, treatment overview, treatment models, empirical evidence for ACT, treatment settings, and pharmacotherapy.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, TIP 42 Co-Occurring Disorder Strategies, Special Populations and Treatment Models 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

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:

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  1. Acknowledge the lack of COD treatment available in clients with SUD.
  2. Identify guidelines for specific COD, and special populations including the homeless.
  3. Summarize the various treatment settings for COD.

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Course Number 102961
7.5 CE credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee $44.78
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