Total CE Credit Hours: 3.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103126
About the Course:
This course examines the role and implementation of telehealth in the treatment of Serious Mental Illness (SMI) and Substance Use Disorders (SUD.) It includes an issue brief, what the research tells us, guidance for implementing evidence-based practices, and examples of treatment implementation in treatment programs.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Telehealth for the Treatment of Serious Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders created by SAMHSA in 2021.
Publication Date:Jan 2021
Course Material Author
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:
- Describe current landscape of telehealth, including its need, benefits, and challenges for the treatment of SMI and SUD along adults.
- Summarize the telehealth research to date and list the evidenced-based behavioral approaches evaluated via telehealth.
- Summarize implementation practices for telehealth.
- Identify at least 3 lessons learned from example telehealth treatment programs.
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