Total CE Credit Hours: 1.75
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103187
About the Course:
This is a research intensive course. This course examines the role of child-parent communication and parental knowledge between Sexual Minority Girls (SMG) vs heterosexual girls and their association with substance use, including cigarette use. It includes: covariates of sociodemographic characteristics and neighborhood, sexual orientation as a predictor of group trajectory, associations between sexual orientation, trajectory groups and substance use, sexual orientation as a predictor variable, predictors of group membership, and parent-child communication and parental knowledge trajectories as mediators.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Group-Based Trajectories of Parent-child Communication and Parental Knowledge Between Sexual Minority and Heterosexual Girls and Their Associations With Substance Use created by Gerald T. Montano, D.O., M.S. et al. in 2019.
Publication Date:J Adolesc. 2018 December ; 69: 150–162. Dec 2019
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 that there are significant gender differences among sexual minority youth.
- Identify which group is at risk for each substance based on trajectory.
- Summarize the impact of sociodemographic characteristics and neighborhood.
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