Total CE Credit Hours: 4.5
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102416
This course will soon be terminated. It expires in 71 days.
To complete this course for credit, your exam must be successfully completed by Mar 31, 2020.
About the Course:
This national report summarizes key findings from the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) for indicators of substance use and mental health among people aged 12 years old or older in the civilian, noninstitutionalized population of the United States. Results are provided for the overall category of individuals
aged 12 or older as well as by age subgroups. This information allows the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and other policymakers to gauge progress toward improving the health of the nation and helps treatment providers see trends in use and co-occuring disorders.
(HHS Publication No. SMA 18-5068, NSDUH Series H-53). 43344
Course Material Authors
CDC- National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Policy Makers and psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, and other professionals working in the area of mental health/substance abuse. This course is appropriate for all knowledge levels
Describe/Identify recent national trends in drug/substance use and abuse compared to previous years across US demographic population data.
Identify longitudinal patterns and trends in substance use as they relate to mental health issues in adolescents and adults in the United States.
Evaluate trends in key substance use data while considering the impact of year to year increases in the number of people who initiate substance use.
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