Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102040
About the Course:
Associated Medical Problems in Patients Who Are Opioid Addicted (TIP 43, Chapter 10): Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction in Opioid Treatment Programs focuses on diagnosis and treatment for medical conditions most commonly seen in MAT patients. This chapter also examines the factors that influence this determination and reviews the screening procedures and protocols OTPs should have in place to evaluate the patients’ acute and chronic medical problems and to perform periodic reassessments.
Course materials are from Chapter 10. Course materials can be accessed either 1) online or 1) by ordering the book free of charge from: http://store.samhsa.gov/product/TIP-43-Medication-Assisted-Treatment-for-Opioid-Addiction-in-Opioid-Treatment-Programs/SMA12-4214
Course materials are from Chapter 10, found on pages 161 to 178 of pdf document.
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 associated medical problems in patients who are opioid addicted. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify the associated medical problems in patients who are opioid addicted.
Describe integrated versus referral services and acknowledge testing and followup for medical problems.
Identify acute, life-threatening infections and infectious diseases of patients with disabilities.
Explain pain management, the need for hospitalization of patients in MAT and the general medical conditions and MAT.
American Psychological Association (APA)
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.
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
Our Provider Number: 5951
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.
NBCC Counselors completing this course will receive 1.5 credit.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
Our Provider Number: 107243
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.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.
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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