An Introductory Guide to Narcotics Anonymous
This introductory course on Narcotics Anonymous (NA) is designed for peer support counselors, recovery residence administrators, and paraprofessionals who want to work in substance abuse treatment. This course is appropriate for entry level and beginning practitioners.
Some agencies require that all staff complete introductory courses on NA to ensure and document that all staff have a foundation of information about this 12-step program. This is an introductory course on Narcotics Anonymous that may also be used to ensure that employees and staff have a foundation of knowledge regarding this 12-step program.
Authors: National Institute on Drug Abuse; National Institutes of Health; US Department of Health and Human Services.
Learning Objectives: This course will provide the practitioner with a basic introduction to Narcotics Anonymous. Specifically, a professional will:
- List the steps in the 12-step recovery program
- Describe the first step an addict needs to make before making progress toward recovery
- define the requirement to become a member of Narcotics Anonymous
Citation: An Introductory Guide to Narcotics Anonymous. (2007). Chatsworth, CA: Narcotics Anonymous World Services. Reviewed by TM DiDona, PhD 2018 and found to be current. For a full list of current references, please Click Here
This Ce-Classes.com course is approved for CE credit by:
- This course is NOT available for NBCC credit.
- Florida Certification Board
- California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP) Provider Number OS-12-147-0221 Expires 2-2021
This course is Non Interactive .