Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102980
About the Course:
This course discusses the use of psychosocial counseling in patients receiving medication-assisted treatment (MAT). It examines various approaches in patients receiving methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone. The interventions examined were CM, CBT, behavioral drug and HIV risk reduction counseling, ACT, general (non-specified) supportive counseling, and a web-based behavioral intervention. This is a research intensive course.
This course is based on the reading-based online, A Systematic Review on the Use of Psychosocial Interventions in Conjunction With Medications for the Treatment of Opioid Addiction created by Karen Dugosh, PhD and Amanda Abraham, PhD in 2016.
Course Material Authors
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge the benefit of psychosocial approaches when combined with MAT.
Identify the most successful approaches.
Summarize whether web-based behavioral interventions are effective.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1.5 CE credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1.5 CE credit hour
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1.5 CPD hour
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1.5 CE credit hour
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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