Clinical Preventive Services in Substance Abuse and Mental Health

About the Course:

This course comes from a DHHS report that has been prepared to summarize the most promising preventive interventions intended to impact mental and substance abuse disorders, as well as medical outcomes. This report focuses on prevention services primarily delivered by health care systems, and excludes interventions provided by schools, worksites, communities, and criminal justice systems.

Publication Date:

June 2004

Course Material Author

Nitzkin, J., & Smith, S.A.

Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about promising preventive interventions intended to impact mental and substance abuse disorders, as well as medical outcomes. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. To become familiar with recent developments in treatment of mental and substance abuse disorders throughout the life span

  2. To learn more about psychoeducation for specific categories of adults

  3. To get a comprehensive review of literature and implementation issues relating to mental and substance abuse disorders

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.

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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.

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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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Course Number 100905
11 credit hours
Online Article
Exam Fee: $76.67
4.4 out of 5
1814 members have taken this course