Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103224
About the Course:
This guide presents an overview of current approaches and challenges to identifying and treating CSU and concurrent SUD in adults aged 18 and older. It documents three evidence-based practices that engage and improve outcomes for individuals with CSU and concurrent SUD: FDA-approved pharmacotherapy together with counseling, contingency management together with FDA- approved pharmacotherapy and counseling, and twelve-step facilitation therapy together with FDA-approved pharmacotherapy and counseling.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Treating Concurrent Substance Use Among Adults created by SAMHSA in 2021.
Publication Date:PEP21-06-02-002 2021
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for intermediate and above levels of knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Idenitfy three of the underlying issues in treating concurrent substance use among adults.
- Provide three examples of evidence-based practices in the treatment of concurrent substance abuse.
- List the evidence for the benefit of the various evidence-based practices discussed.
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