Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103099
About the Course:
This course examines treating alcohol use in older adults for providers. It includes: alcohol misuse among older adults, screening and assessment, continuum of care, treatment approaches suited to older adults, recovery management, and clinical scenarios.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Tip 26-Treating Substance Use Disorder in Older Adults-Chapter 4 created by SAMHSA in 2020.
43831 Jan 2020
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Describe how older adults can benefit from specialized screening, assessment and treatment of AUD.
Identify which tools are appropriate to screen for AUD in older adults.
Summarize treatment approaches that are affective in treating AUD in older adults.
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