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Substance Abuse Treatment And Family Therapy: Specific Populations

About the Course:

In family therapy, the family as a whole is the focus of treatment. However, implementing culturally competent family therapy requires clinicians to have an understanding of different populations’ unique backgrounds and characteristics. This course reviews the characteristics of several diverse populations and how to best match a family therapy intervention to each population.

Publication Date:

2015

Course Material Author

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Course Creator

Ilana Breslau

Dr. Ilana Breslau is a licensed clinical psychologist with a private practice in New York City, where she specializes in treating addictions, trauma, and mood and anxiety disorders. In addition to her private practice, Dr. Breslau is a supervising psychologist and Director of Continuing Education at North Central Bronx Hospital, and an assistant professor of psychiatry at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the unique characteristics of populations distinguished by: gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and co-occurring-disorders

  2. Describe the family therapy communication and counseling styles most effective for different populations

  3. Select the most effective family therapy practice for clients who possess multiple identities and membership in multiple groups

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American Psychological Association (APA)

CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

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Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

Our Provider Number: 1020

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 3.25 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 3.25 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 Number 102735
3.25 credit hours
  • Online Article
Exam Fee: $22.65No exam fee with a Plus or Unlimited membership package!
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