Total CE Credit Hours: 18
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/4075
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About the Course:
This comprehensive text on family therapy begins by examining various ways that families develop and identifies the characteristics of both healthy and dysfunctional families. A chapter is dedicated to each major theoretical approach, including solution-focused, Bowen, experimental, psychoanalytic, behavioral and cognitive-behavioral, structural, strategic, systemic, and narrative. Emphasized are the major theorists for each approach, premises, techniques, process/outcome, and unique aspects of the theory. Case illustrations are also included. The author also includes chapters that cover the single parent, the remarried family, and the culturally diverse family. the book closes with a discussion of the ethical, legal, and professional issues for today’s family therapist, along with current trends.
This course is based on the book, Family Therapy: History, Theory, and Practice created by Samuel T. Gladding, Ph.D.
Course Material Author
to be able to understand various ways that families develop
to be able to identify the characteristics of both healthy and dysfunctional families
to be able to explain the important differences between the major theoretical approaches to family therapy
describe some unique considerations that should be kept in mind when working with special populations in family therapy (single-parent, remarried, and culturally diverse)
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
18 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
18 CE credit hours
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
18 CE credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
18 CPD hours
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