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TIP 59-Improving Cultural Competence-Treatment for Major Racial and Ethnic Groups

About the Course:

This course examines behavioral health treatment for major racial and ethic groups. It includes: Counseling for African and Black Americans. Counseling for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and other Pacific Islanders, counseling for Hispanics and Latinos, counseling for Native Americans, and counseling for White Americans. Within each section for race/ethnicity is substance use, co-occurring mental health disorders, treatment patterns, beliefs and attitudes about treatment, treatment issues and considerations, theoretical approaches and interventions, and modes of therapy.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, TIP 59-Improving Cultural Competence-Treatment for Major Racial and Ethnic Groups created by SAMHSA in 2014.

Publication Date:

2014

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

SAMHSA authored the material only, and was not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.

Course Creator

Sandi Cardaman

Sandi Cardaman has been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor for more than 15 years. She has worked with eating disorders, domestic violence and clients who are working with the dependency system.

Recommended For:

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

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge that each race/ethnicity has its own issues with treatment, and prevalence of substance abuse and mental health disorders.

  2. Identify the most effective approaches for each race/ethnicity.

  3. Recognize the role of cultural competence in gathering information to make an accurate diagnosis.

Course Material in PDF format

This exam covers Chapter 5 of the TIP.

References begin on page 177.

Course Material in PDF format

Course Material in Word format

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Course Number 102606
5 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
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