Online Course » Brief CBT in the Treatment of Substance Abuse

Course Description:
This program examines behavioral and cognitive therapies and focuses specifically on the cognitive-behavioral model. The material discusses how to help clients recognize situations in which they are likely to use, find ways of avoiding those situations, and cope more effectively with situations, feelings, and behaviors related to their substance abuse.
Course Objective:
Upon completing this program, participants should be able to:
  • Discuss behavioral and cognitive theories and therapies; and
  • Explain the use of CBT in the treatment of substance abuse.
Author Bio:
This guide is from Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series 34 and was prepared by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. The Consensus Panel Chair is Kristen Lawton Barry, PhD.
Credits:
4.00
Hours:
4.00
Certificates:
American Psychological Association - view details
Association of Social Work Boards - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing - view details
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists - view details

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