Total CE Credit Hours: 8
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103190
About the Course:
This course, based on the updated and revised second edition of the workbook by Rebecca E. Williams, Ph.D. and Julie S. Kraft, LMFT, presents a comprehensive approach to working with clients in recovery from addictive behaviors. This course is unique in that it addresses the underlying loss that clients have experienced that may fuel addictive behaviors. Counseling skills from the field of mindfulness therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, and dialectical behavioral therapy are outlined in a clear and easy-to-implement style. Healthy strategies to identify and cope with depression, anxiety, anger, and grief are provided along with ways to improve interpersonal relationships.
This course is based on The Mindfulness Workbook for Addiction: A Guide to Coping with the Grief, Stress, & Anger That Trigger Addictive Behaviors, 2nd Edition created by Rebecca E. Williams, Ph.D. and Julie S. Kraft, M.A., LMFT in 2022.
Publication Date:2nd Edition Mar 2022
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:
- Recognize how emotions, thoughts, and behaviors impact addictions.
- Recognize how underlying loss experiences may trigger addictive behaviors.
- Identify mindfulness skills to use right away with clients in recovery.
- Identify relationship skills that can enhance recovery.
- Determine which worksheets can be used for clients presenting problems.
- Identify the links between addictive behaviors and mental health challenges.
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