Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101939
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About the Course:
Brief Psychodynamic Therapy (TIP 34, Chapter 7): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) are helpful after abstinence is well established. This chapter demonstrates how rich it is for adaptation and further evolution by contemporary therapists for specific purposes. The material presented in this chapter provides a quick glance at the useful and the complex nature of this type of therapy. Psychodynamic therapy is the oldest of the modern therapies. As such, it is based in a highly developed and multifaceted theory of human development and interaction.
Course materials are from Chapter 7. 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 Psychodynamic Therapy (TIP 34, Chapter 7): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 2011.
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about brief psychodynamic therapies. It is appropriate for an intermediate to advanced level of participants’ knowledge.
Explain how psychodynamic psychotherapy can be used for clients with issues of substance abuse.
Identify the psychodynamic concepts useful in substance abuse treatment as well as the defense mechanisms commonly used by clients.
Describe the various models of brief psychodynamic 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)
1.5 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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