Treatment: Stimulant Use Disorders TIP #33

About the Course:

Medical Aspects of Stimulant Use Disorders addresses the symptoms, complaints, and other medical sequelae commonly seen in persons using various forms of stimulants who appear at hospital emergency rooms and other medical settings, or who need specialized medical care while participating in residential or outpatient substance use disorder programs. This course covers Chapter 5 only.

Journal/Publisher:

SAMHSA

Publication Date:

1999

Course Material Author

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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 the medical aspects of stimulant use disorders. It is appropriate for an intermediate level of participant’s knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify the toxicity, addiction, and other adverse reactions of cocaine and methamphetamine abuse.

  2. Explain the management of medical and psychological complications of stimulant abuse.

  3. Describe the co-occurring disorders among people with stimulant use 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 101136
4 credit hours
Online Article
Exam Fee: $27.88
4.3 out of 5
163 members have taken this course