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Brief Strategic Family Therapy for Adolescent Drug Abuse

Author: Jose Szapocznik, Ph.D. Olga Hervis, MSW, LCSW & Seth Schwartz, Ph.D.

No book to buy Duration: 6 hours
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Course Summary

Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT) for Adolescent Drug Abuse is a continuing education course which describes scientifically supported therapies for addiction. Topics covered include the concepts of BSFT, diagnosing family problems from a systemic perspective and establishing a therapeutic relationship with the family.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  1. Brief Strategic Family Therapy: An Overview
  2. Basic Concepts of Brief Strategic Family Therapy
  3. Diagnosing Family System Problems
  4. Orchestrating Change
  5. Engaging the Family Into Treatment
  6. Clinical Research Supporting Brief Strategic Family Therapy

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the basic concepts of BSFT.
  • Describe family problems from a systemic perspective.
  • Explain ways of joining a family system.
  • Describe the ways to engage the family into the treatment process.

FAQs

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