Total CE Credit Hours: 6
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102987
About the Course:
The course examines cultural competence in behavioral and substance abuse treatment in American Indian and Alaska Native populations. It includes: choosing a path for your learning journey, beginning in the east-the direction of cultural knowledge, moving to the south-the direction of cultural awareness and competence, continuing west-cultural perspective on behavioral health, and arriving in the north-the direction of culturally specific and responsive skills and practice.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Practical Guide to the Provision of Behavioral Health Services for American Indians and Alaska Natives – Tip 61 Part 1 Chapter 1 created by SAMHSA in 2018.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge the vastly difference traditional native cultures from mainstream culture.
Identify appropriate approaches and practices.
Summarize the providers connection to their own culture and how it differs and impacts the therapeutic relationship.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
6 CE credit hours
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
6 CE credit hours
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)
6 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
6 CE credit hours
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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