Relapse Prevention Treatment for SA Counselors
The course begins with an overview and definition of addiction and relapse. Elements of recovery are reviewed from the perspective of the developmental model. Stages of recovery are discussed. Categories of relapse history are reviewed and relapse prevention treatment is defined in detail. Principals of relapse prevention are reviewed in detail. Basic counseling skills for the delivery of relapse prevention programs are also reviewed. This course is based on material compiled by the Addictions Training Institute for a certification program for peer counselors. The content is condensed and excerpted from at TAP published by SAMHSA, whose materials are freely available.
This course on relapse prevention is designed for peer support counselors, recovery residence administrators, substance abuse counselors, and paraprofessionals who want to work in substance abuse treatment. This course is appropriate for beginning level practitioners.
Authors: Excerpted by DiDona from SAMHSA source materials
Learning Objectives: This course will provide the practitioner with detailed information regarding relapse prevention. Specifically, a professional will:
- Describe stages of recovery
- Identify principals of relapse prevention
- Recognize essential elements for delivering relapse prevention counseling
Citation: Excerpted by TM DiDona, (2018) from source materials from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Relapse Prevention Treatment for Peer CounselorsReviewed 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.
- California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP) Provider Number OS-12-147-0221 Expires 2-2021
This course is Non Interactive .