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Substance Use And Addiction Disorders, Parts 3 and 4

Author: Jassin M. Jouria, MD
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Course Created: 2016

Practice Level: Beginner

No book to buy Duration: 4 hours
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Course Summary

Unique challenges exist for individuals with a substance use and addiction disorder. Individuals with multiple substance use disorders and cross addictions are expected to have a higher degree of physical symptoms from substances consumed and longer period of time of detoxification. A personalized detoxification treatment plan is needed for individuals diagnosed with a substance use disorder according to their unique medical, psychiatric, and substance use history. Parts 3 & 4 of this course covers 3)Treatment And Goals Of Therapy and 4) Patient Education And Relapse Management.

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.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain how to develop treatment plan
  • Describe detoxification and the recovery process
  • Discuss how to identify stressors and triggers
  • Identify community resources available during recovery

Course Syllabus

  • Part 3
  • Introduction
  • Treatment Overview
  • Multiple Substance Use And Mental Health
  • The Treatment Plan
  • Detoxification And The Recovery Process
  • Summary
  • Part 4
  • Introduction
  • Identifying Stressors And Triggers
  • Teaching Management Techniques
  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • Hospital Resources During Recovery
  • Community Resources During Recovery
  • Summary

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This organization, CE4Less, provider #1115, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education ACE) program. CE4Less maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 8/8/2015-8/8/2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.


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