Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.ce-credit.com/courses/102687
About the Course:
This webinar is one in a series of educational videos for professionals presented by the Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence as part of the Integrative Services Project. This course discusses why substance abuse assessment is a critical component of advocacy; describes how and when to do basic substance use screening in a trauma-informed manner; and identifies how to incorporate information gained from a client into your advocacy toward their personal goals.
This course is based on the article, Substance Abuse Assessment: Why, How, and What Do You Do With It? created by Silvia Benitez, et al. in 2017.
Course Material Authors
This course is recommended for all behavioral/mental health professionals and advocates who are seeking additional knowledge about the screening/assessment and treatment of substance use/misuse/addiction. This course is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss why substance abuse assessment is a critical component of advocacy.
Describe how and when to do basic substance use screening in a trauma-informed manner;
Identify and discuss how to incorporate information gained from a client into your advocacy toward their personal goals.
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