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Action Planning for Prevention and Recovery: A Self-Help Guide

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About the Course:

This course contains information, ideas, and strategies that people from all over the country have found to be helpful in relieving and preventing troubling feelings and symptoms.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Action Planning for Prevention and Recovery: A Self-Help Guide created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 2003.

Publication Date:

July 2003

Course Material Author

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. to learn more about action plans and how they can help clients

  2. To be able to help clients deal with triggers of distress

  3. to learn more about crisis planning and how to recognize and act when one’s symptoms are worsening

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

2 credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

2 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.

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

2 credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

2 credit hours

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Course Retired

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Course Number 100133
2 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.47 out of 5
416 members have taken this course