Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102962
About the Course:
This course examines the risk of substance abuse to adolescents stemming from inappropriate attachment using systems theory and family-based intervention. It includes: Behavior and Exchange Systems Therapy (BEST), attachment, discourse, trauma, loss, and enactment, attachment related predictors of addiction, the adolescent as proxy, referral and presenting problem, letter of invitation, rebuilding the family secure base, intersubjective regulation of affect, and integrating the narrative of loss and trauma
This course is based on the article, Attachment-Based Family Therapy for Adolescent Substance Use-A Move to the Level of Systems created by Andrew J. Lewis, PhD in February of 2020.
Publication Date:Feb 2020
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:
- Acknowledge that family member attachment leads to a risk of adolescent use.
- Identify the family systems approaches.
- Summarize the techniques to promote attachment.
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