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Engaging Family Members Into Adolescent Drug Treatment

Author: Daniel Santiseban, Ph.D.

Course Created: 2008

Practice Level: Intermediate

No book to buy Duration: 2 hours
3.7 out of 4.0, Based on: 18 reviews

Course Summary

Engaging Family Members Into Adolescent Drug Treatment is a continuing education substance abuse course which examines the critical role that family members can play in treatment outcomes for adolescent drug users.

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 To Cart" button. This will let you take the test, complete the course evaluation and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Course Syllabus

  1. Introduction
  2. Why is Family Involvement Critical to the Adolescent Recovery Process?
  3. Levels of Family Engagement and Clinician Competencies
  4. Strategies for Engaging Family Members
  5. Cultural Factors and the Engagement Process
  6. Resources for Practitioners

Learning Objectives

  • Identify rate of co-occurring psychiatric disorders for youths with substance use.
  • Describe the levels of Family Engagement and Clinician Competencies.
  • Explain the earliest and best known intervention.
  • Describe what distinguishes ARISE from other interventions.


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