Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103006
About the Course:
This courses discusses the role of behavioral couples treatment where one or more parents in the home have a substance use disorder (SUD) in reducing the risk of child abuse. It includes: a literature review, risk for child abuse among mothers and fathers with SUD, behavioral couples treatment for SUD, the role of relationship satisfaction, the role of number of days abstinent, secondary effects of parent treatment for substance abuse on children in their homes, and detailed methodology.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Behavioral Couples Treatment for Substance Use Disorder-Secondary Effects on the Reduction of Risk for Child Abuse created by Michelle L. Kelley, PhD (Health Psychology), Adrian J. Bravo, PhD, and Abby L. Braitman, PhD in 2016.
Publication Date:2016 Mar 2016
Course Material Authors
Course Material Authors authored the material only, and were 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.
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 the 2-13 times increased risk of child maltreatment when a parent has an SUD.
- Identify the primary factor associated with reduced risk of child abuse.
- Summarize the role of abstinent days and relationship satisfaction in the risk of child abuse.
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