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Social Work Today May/June 2019

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Telebehavioral Health — New Digital Directions for Social Work Education
Schools of social work are developing programs and initiatives to help prepare students for their future with commitment to evidence-based practice and ethical standards.

The Behavioral Health Care Workforce Shortage — Sources & Solutions
What are the factors contributing to the current behavioral health care workforce shortage and what is the outlook for solutions?

Trauma and Betrayal — Complex Combination
Betrayal complicates the already difficult challenge of PTSD, but social workers can grow their understanding and practice more effective and compassionate care.

Moving Toward Value-Based Care — What It Means for Social Work
Health care is slowly moving from volume- to outcomes-based practices, and social work plays a key part in the transition.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Social Work Today May/June 2019 created by Christiane Petrin Lambert, MA, MSW, LICSW, Kate Jackson, Scott Janssen, MSW, LCSW, and Sue Coyle, MSW in 2019.

Publication Date:

May/June 2019

Course Material Authors

Christiane Petrin Lambert, MA, MSW, LICSW

Christiane Petrin Lambert, MA, MSW, LICSW, works in community clinical practice, serves as a consultant for program planning, development, and evaluation, and is adjunct faculty at the Rhode Island College School of Social Work.

Kate Jackson

Kate Jackson is an editor and freelance writer based in Milford, PA.

Scott Janssen, MSW, LCSW

Scott Janssen, MSW, LCSW, is a hospice social worker in Durham, NC, and member of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s trauma informed care work group.

Sue Coyle, MSW

Sue Coyle, MSW, is a freelance writer and social worker in the Philadelphia suburbs.

Course Objectives:

  1. Discuss factors influencing growth of telebehavioral health and how social work educators are preparing students for evidence-based, ethical practice in this model.

  2. Explain the origins of the behavioral health workforce shortage and potential solutions.

  3. Discuss the nature of trauma complicated by betrayal and its behavioral health implications.

  4. Describe the characteristics of value-based health care and what it will mean for social work.

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

1.5 credit hour

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Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB ACE)

1.5 credit hour

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 1.5 clinical continuing education credit(s).

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

1.5 credit hour

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1.5 credit hour

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Course Retired
Course Number 102417
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  • Reading-Based Online
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