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Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies For Substance Abuse-TIP 34-Time Limited Group Therapy

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About the Course:

This course examines the most effective group therapy approaches for substance use disorder (SUD). It explains the fundamental models of group intervention. The philosophical underpinnings of each approach, are discussed, in addiction to the application in clinical practice. Yalom’s 11 primary therapeutic factors are also covered. The chapter ends with the cost-effectiveness of group therapy.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies For Substance Abuse-TIP 34-Time Limited Group Therapy created by SAMHSA in 2012.

Publication Date:

Revised 2012

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Recognize the fundamental models of group therapy.

  2. Identify the many approaches of group therapy, their application in practice.

  3. Extrapolate Yalom’s 11 primary therapeutic factors and which approach is most effective given the clinical needs of each specific client.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

1.25 credit hour

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American Psychological Association (APA)

1.25 credit hour

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

1.25 credit hour

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1.25 credit hour

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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

1.25 credit hour

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Course Material in PDF format

The exam only covers Chapter 9 of this TIP.

References begin on page 173.

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Course Number 102500
1.25 credit hour
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  • Reading-Based Online
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