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Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 63: Medications for Opioid Use Disorder, Partnering Addiction Treatment Counselors with Clients and Healthcare Professionals

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About the Course:

TIP 63 provides a clinical overview of three FDA-approved medications for the treatment of Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) as well as addresses other strategies useful in the management of this condition. It is divided into 5 parts. The first provides a general overview to the medications used in treating OUD. Part 2 addresses OUD in medical care settings, while Part 3 focuses on more detailed information regarding medication management of OUD. Part 4 is for healthcare and addiction treatment professionals, and focuses on facilitating an interdisciplinary team approach to helping patients diagnosed with OUD. Finally, Part 5 provides resources related to OUD medications. This course is based on Part 4 of the 5-part series.

Publication Date:

2019

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about medications for opiod use disorder. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Describe key terms related to Opioid Use Disorder (OUD).

  2. Discuss clinical considerations important to the assessment and treatment of OUD.

  3. Discuss the neurochemistry and biology of OUD and the medications used to treat it.

  4. Describe methods that mental healthcare professionals can facilitate treatment and recovery efforts for clients diagnosed with OUD.

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American Psychological Association (APA)

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Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

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CE Learning Systems,LLC, provider #1020, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CE Learning Systems, LLC maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 2/23/2019 – 2/23/2022. Social workers completing this course receive 2 clinical continuing education credit(s).

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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

Our Provider Number: 5951

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NBCC Counselors completing this course will receive 2 credits.

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

Our Provider Number: 192243

This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of CE-credit.com, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.

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

Our Provider Number: 17-1460

CE Learning Systems dba CE-credit.com has been approved to offer Continuing Education credit for Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS) in accordance with the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders. Approval No. 17-1460.

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Course is based on Part 4 of this TIP.

This material is in PDF format.

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Course Number 102373
2 credit hours
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