Principles of Drug Abuse Treatment: A Research-Based Guide

About the Course:

This course is designed to provide an overview of various forms of drug abuse treatment and to answer many questions frequently raised by clinicians and the lay public regarding drug abuse treatment. The course provides specific examples of how drug abuse treatment can be effectively delivered and offers numerous resources for further exploration of topics presented.


National Institutes of Health

Publication Date:

Reprint 2000


National Institute on Drug Abuse

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for all health care professionals, especially drug abuse treatment clinicians and those interested in learning more about drug abuse treatment. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify and be able to answer frequently asked questions regarding drug abuse treatment.

  2. Differentiate between the general categories of drug abuse treatment approaches.

  3. Explain and apply scientifically based approaches to drug addiction treatment.

  4. Identify resources for further study and information.

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Course Number: 100895
Total Credit Hours: 3cr
NBCC Credit Hours: 2.25cr
Exam Fee: $20.91
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Format: Online
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Popularity: 96 members have taken this course

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