Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101935
About the Course:
Executive Summary and Recommendations: Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) explains how the general purpose of this document is to link research to practice by providing counselors and therapists in the substance abuse treatment field with up-to-date information on the usefulness of these innovative and shorter forms of treatment for selected subpopulations of people with substance abuse disorders and those at risk of developing them.
Introduction to Brief Interventions and Therapies (Chapter 1): Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse (TIP 34) describes brief interventions as those practices that aim to investigate a potential problem and motivate an individual to begin to do something about his substance abuse, either by natural, client directed means or by seeking additional substance abuse treatment; while brief therapy is a systematic, focused process that relies on assessment, client engagement, and rapid implementation of change strategies.
Course materials are from the Executive Summary and Recommendations; and Chapter 1. Course materials can be accessed either 1) online (if accessing online, Tables and Figures mentioned in the article can be accessed by clicking on links found in the article) or 2) by ordering the book free of charge from: http://store.samhsa.gov/product/TIP-34-Brief-Interventions-and-Brief-Therapies-for-Substance-Abuse/SMA09-3952
1999; Revised 2011
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 brief interventions and therapies. It is appropriate for an intermediate to advanced level of participants’ knowledge.
Describe the differences between brief, cognitive-behavioral, strategic/interactional, humanistic and existential, psychodynamnic, family, and group therapies.
Give an overview of brief interventions and brief therapies.
Explain the demand for brief interventions and therapies.
American Psychological Association (APA)
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.
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
Our Provider Number: 5951
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.
NBCC Counselors completing this course will receive 1 credit.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
Our Provider Number: 410
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.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.
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.
Materials for Course
Course materials are from Executive Summary and Recommendations; and Chapter 1. Chapter 1 can be accessed by selecting “next” at the bottom of the file.
Tables and Figures mentioned in the article can be accessed by clicking on links found in the article.
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