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Capacity Primer: Building Membership, Structure, Leadership and Cultural Competence

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About the Course:

This primer provides clear guidelines for assisting a coalition to build the capacity needed to develop and carry out a comprehensive community plan to reduce substance abuse. It describes the components of a coherent plan related to a coalition’s strategies and priorities for capacity building.

Journal/Publisher:

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

Publication Date:

2006, Revised 2010

Course Material Author

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America National Community Anti-Drug Coalition Institute

CADCA’s National Coalition Institute serves as a center for training, technical assistance, evaluation, research, and capacity building for community anti-drug coalitions throughout the United States.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about building capacity within community anti-drug coalitions. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Describe the process of building a strong coalition through membership selection and recruitment.

  2. Explain methods of organizing and structuring a coalition to maximize success.

  3. Identify important aspects of effective coalition leadership.

  4. Discuss the building of cultural competence in coalition work.

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

Our Provider Number: 192243

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.

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.

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

Our Provider Number: 17-1460

CE Learning Systems dba Addiction Counselor CE has been approved to offer Continuing Education credit for Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS) in accordance with the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders. Approval No. 17-1460.

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Course Number 101266
3 credit hours
  • Online Article
Exam Fee: $20.91No exam fee with a Plus or Unlimited membership package!
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54 members have taken this course