Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103201
About the Course:
While previous studies have focused on several aspects of the lives of transgender people, there is a gap of research regarding the risk of substance use in people who identify as transgender. This research is a meta-analytic study that focuses on the prevalence of substance use and substance use disorder in transgender and cisgender (non-transgender) people.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Substance Use in the Transgender Population: A Meta-Analysis created by Miriam Cotaina, et al. in 2022.
Publication Date:Brain Sci. 2022, 12, 366 March 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:
- Identify possible contributing factors to the risk of substance use in transgender people.
- Compare the risk of substance use/disorders in transgender and cisgender people.
- Identify which substances are at highest risk for abuse in transgender people.
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