Total CE Credit Hours: 1.25
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103070
About the Course:
This course examines barriers, disparities, and facilitators for adolescent retention in substance abuse treatment. The authors interviewed 19 providers in Massachusetts with an aver clinical experience of 11 years using the TCU treatment process model. It includes family, client, facility, and policy/system barriers; family, client, facility, and policy/system facilitators; racial and ethnic disparities. It also highlights substance treatment reimbursement programs in Massachusetts that facilitate retention which could be used in other states.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Barriers, facilitators, and disparities in retention for adolescents in treatment for substance use disorders-a qualitative study with treatment providers created by Andrea Acevedo, PhD et al. in 2020.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Discuss the need to better retain adolescents in treatment through removing barriers and disparities while increasing facilitators.
Identify one barrier and one facilitators at each level, including client, family, facility, policy and systems.
Summarize effective state funded programs to improve retention, and ways to remove disparities.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1.25 CE credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1.25 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)
1.25 CPD hour
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