Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102049
About the Course:
Treatment of Multiple Substance Use (TIP 43, Chapter 11): Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction in Opioid Treatment Programs discusses problems associated with patients’ continued abuse of other substances, which is likely to affect patients’ participation in MAT, proper use of medication, and mental and physical health. A number of interventions can address the continued abuse of other substances, including increased drug testing and the use of disulfiram, contingency management, dose adjustments, and counseling.
Course materials are from Chapter 11. Course materials can be accessed either 1) online or 2) 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 11, found on pages 179 to 188 of pdf document (pages 200 to 209 if using Adobe toolbar page finder).
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, and mental health workers who seek knowledge about treatment of multiple substance use in opioid treatment programs. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Acknowledge the treatment and prevalence of multiple substance use as well as the common drug combinations used by patients in medicated-assisted treatment for opioid addiction in opioid treatment programs (MAT).
Describe the effects of substance use and management of multiple substance use in MAT.
Explain how to perform detoxification and short-term stabilization for patients in 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 0.75 credits.
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.
All exam questions for the course are visible on this page for members of Addiction Counselor CE.
Membership is free, and you can sign up today! You'll only pay when you're ready to purchase a course.
If you're already a member, please log in to see the exam questions for this and all other courses.
Is this course approved for my continuing education requirements?
Check the CE Approvals above, or Find Your State Board for more detailed information.
How do I enroll in this course?
Use the Take This Course button and just follow the instructions! You don't pay anything until you're ready to take an exam.
How do I access the materials?
Most of our courses are based on online articles available for free to the public. Some courses, such as those based on books, require that you purchase the material. Use the Course Materials tab above for more info. You don't need to enroll in the course to access materials, whether free or paid. So you always know what you're getting into before you commit to taking the course.
Can I contact you for more help?
Yes! Use the Help widget at the bottom-right of the screen anywhere on Addiction Counselor CE to search our help docs, or to ask our support team for help.