Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102096
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About the Course:
Screening and Assessment (TIP 56, Chapter 2): Addressing the Specific Behavioral Health Needs of Men (TIP 56). This chapter reviews three parts of a comprehensive screening and assessment process. An assessment of the presenting problem (e.g., substance abuse) and its social, spiritual, psychological, and medical consequences. A personal assessment that investigates other behaviors, values, attitudes, and experiences that may influence treatment in behavioral health settings. Throughout this process, clinicians should be aware of the ways in which male gender roles influence men’s psychological adaptation, substance use/abuse, and help-seeking behaviors.
Course materials are from Chapter 2. Course materials can be accessed either 1) online or 2) by ordering the book free from: http://store.samhsa.gov/product/TIP-56-Addressing-the-Specific-Behavioral-Health-Needs-of-Men/SMA13-4736
Course materials are from Chapter 2, found on pages 13 to 26 of pdf document (pages 34 to 47 if using Adobe toolbar page finder).
This course is based on the reading-based online, Screening and Assessment (TIP 56, Chapter 2): Addressing the Specific Behavioral Health Needs of Men created by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 2013.
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 screening and assessment in regard to the specific behavioral health needs of men. It is appropriate for an introductory to intermediate level of participants’ knowledge.
Describe the screening and assessment procedures for men.
Explain the comprehensive screening and assessment for men.
Identify the substance abuse assessment procedures for men.
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)
1.25 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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