Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101943
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Course 102538 replaces this course
Brief Therapy in Substance Abuse Treatment (TIP 34, Chapter 3): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) presents evidence for the efficacy of brief therapy. This chapter addresses the appropriateness of brief therapy and criteria is provided for determining the duration of therapy. Components of all brief therapies are discussed, including the common characteristics and steps in treatment.
Course materials are from Chapter 3. 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 Therapy in Substance Abuse Treatment (TIP 34, Chapter 3): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 0.
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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 therapy in substance abuse treatment. It is appropriate for an intermediate to advanced level of participants’ knowledge.
Expound upon brief therapy in substance abuse treatment.
Describe the approaches and components to effective brief therapy.
Explain when it is a good time to use brief therapy.
Identify the characteristics of a therapist.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 credit hour
American Psychological Association (APA)
1 credit hour
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)
1 credit hour
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 credit hour
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