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Handbook of Alcoholism Treatment Approaches: Effective Alternatives (2nd Edition)

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About the Course:

Eleven of the most widely studied treatment approaches are covered in separate chapters, each written by an expert author. Some of the treatment methodologies for alcoholism presented are: brief intervention, antidipsotropic medications, self-help groups, marital and family therapy. This is one of the most comprehensive review of alcohol treatment outcomes available anywhere.

This course is based on the book, Handbook of Alcoholism Treatment Approaches: Effective Alternatives (2nd Edition) created by Hester, Reid K., Ph.D & Miller, William R., Ph.D.

Course Material Author

Hester, Reid K., Ph.D & Miller, William R., Ph.D.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

  1. to be able to identify more than six effective treatment programs for alcoholism

  2. to be able to match a client with a treatment program suited to the specific needs of the client.

  3. to be able to describe new advances in evaluation, motivation, treatment outcomes, and protocols in treatment

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

15 CE credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

15 CE credit hours

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

15 CE credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

15 CPD hours

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Course Number 7035
15 credit hours
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