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Substance Abuse Treatment And Family Therapy: Specific Populations

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To complete this course for credit, your exam must be successfully completed by Oct 30, 2021.

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.

This course is based on Chapter 5 of (TIP 39) Substance Abuse Treatment And Family Therapy created by SAMHSA in 2015.

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 PhD

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

3.25 CE Credit hours

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

3.25 CE Credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

3.25 CPD hours

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Course Number 102735
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197 members have taken this course

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