Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101938
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About the Course:
Brief Humanistic and Existential Therapies (TIP 34, Chapter 6): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) share the belief that people have the capacity for self-awareness and choice. However, the two schools come to this belief through different theories. The human perspective views human nature as basically good, with an inherent potential to maintain healthy, meaningful relationships and to make choices that are in the interest of oneself and others. On the other hand, the existentialist is more interested in helping the client find philosophical meaning in the face of anxiety by choosing to think and act authentically and responsibly.
Course materials are from Chapter 6. Course materials can be accessed either 1) online (if accessing online, Tables and Figures mentioned in the article can be accessed by clicking on links found in the article) or 2) by ordering the book free of charge from: http://store.samhsa.gov/product/TIP-34-Brief-Interventions-and-Brief-Therapies-for-Substance-Abuse/SMA09-3952
This course is based on the reading-based online, Brief Humanistic and Existential Therapies (TIP 34, Chapter 6): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 2011.
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This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about brief humanistic and existential therapies. It is appropriate for an intermediate to advanced level of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss the differences between brief humanistic and existential therapies.
Identify when to use brief humanistic and existential therapies.
Describe the differences between client-centered, narrative, gestalt and transpersonal therapy.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
2 credit hours
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.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
2 credit hours
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
2 credit hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1.25 credit hour
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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