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Substance Use Problems: Advances in Psychotherapy

Author: Mitch Earleywine

Course Created: 2016

Practice Level: Intermediate

Book Required Duration: 5 hours
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Course Summary

This CEU course provides practical and evidence-based practice guidance on Substance Abuse Problems. It includes information on the definitions, characteristics, theories and models, diagnostic and treatment indications, and relevant aspects and methods of evidence-based psychosocial treatments for substance abuse problems.

Course Format

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Course Syllabus

  • Description
  • The Biopsychosocial Model of Drug Problems
  • Diagnosis and Treatment Indications
  • Methods of Treatment

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the incidence of substance abuse problems.
  • Describe the assessment of substance abuse problems.
  • Explain Motivational Interviewing.
  • Describe the percent of centers using 12-step approaches.


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