Substance Use Disorder Treatment for People With Physical and Cognitive Disabilities (TIP 29)
Ch. 3: Treatment Planning and Service Delivery
Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101376
About the Course:
Substance Use Disorder Treatment for People With Physical and Cognitive Disabilities (TIP 29), is intended to enhance treatment providers’ knowledge concerning people who have a physical or cognitive disability in addition to their substance use disorder. Treatment programs for substance use disorders already see many individuals with coexisting disabilities, but many providers fail to accommodate these individuals either because they are unaware of the disability or how accommodations can improve treatment outcomes (even though such accommodations are legally mandated). This course discusses treatment planning and counseling, and describes how treatment can be modified to meet the particular needs of people with coexisting disabilities. This course covers Chapter 3 only.
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About the Author:
Substance Use Disorder Treatment for People With Physical and Cognitive Disabilities was published as Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 29 by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about substance use disorder treatment for people with physical and cognitive disabilities. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify common attitudes among disabled clients that may impact the substance abuse treatment process.
Describe substance abuse treatment planning for disabled clients, including accommodations and documentation.
Discuss counseling issues, including modifications for people with physical and cognitive disabilities in both individual and group settings.
Explain issues related to medication assessment and management for disabled clients and factors related to aftercare.
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