Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101961
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*_Course 102522 replaces this course.
Criteria for the Placement of Clients in Groups (TIP 41, Chapter 3): Substance Abuse Treatment: Group Therapy_* discusses the many considerations that should be weighed before placing a client in a particular group, especially keying the group to the client’s stage of change and stage of recovery. This chapter also concentrates on issues that arise from client diversity.
Course materials are from Chapter 3. Course materials can be accessed either 1) online or 2) by ordering the book free of charge from: http://store.samhsa.gov/product/TIP-41-Substance-Abuse-Treatment-Group-Therapy/SMA09-3991
Chapter 3 materials are found on pages 37 to 57 of pdf document (pages 60 to 80 if using Adobe toolbar page finder).
This course is based on the reading-based online, Criteria for the Placement of Clients in Groups (TIP 41, Chapter 3): Substance Abuse Treatment: Group Therapy (TIP 41) created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 0.
2005; Reprinted 2009
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 proper criteria for the placement of clients in groups. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Describe criteria used for matching clients with groups.
Idenify procedures for assessing client readiness for groups.
Acknowledge concerns when placing clients from racial or ethnic minority groups.
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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