Online Courses

Courses Found:
14
Provider:
athealth.com
Category:
Addiction
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Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment Dr. Howard Liddle, a nationally recognized family psychologist and Director of the University of Miami Center for Treatment Research on Adolescent Substance Abuse, discusses recent developments in adolescent substance abuse treatment. Topics include evidence-based treatments, trends in adolescent drug use, how to establish a therapeutic alliance wi ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
Alcohol Problems in Intimate Relationships: Identification and Intervention This guide helps therapists and other health care professionals identify and treat individuals (or families) who currently are experiencing alcohol problems. The guide includes screening and assessment tools, brief intervention strategies, and treatment alternatives for longer term care.

Credits:  6 $75.00
Bad Boys: Sexual Addiction or Entitlement? Sharon O-Hara, LMFT, C-SAT, explains the difference between the outrageous sexual behavior of some noted powerful politicians and celebrities and the desperate behavior and treatment of sexual addicts, whose brains are hijacked by the intensity of their own fantasies.

Credits:  1 $12.00
Behavioral Health Medications This publication is the latest edition of the previously published manual entitled, Psychotherapeutic Medications: What Every Counselor Should Know. Patients who are in combined treatment often see a pharmacotherapist for their medication therapy and a psychotherapist for their talk therapy. This material ...

Credits:  3 $40.00
Brief CBT in the Treatment of Substance Abuse 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 ab ...

Credits:  4 $48.00
Brief Strategic / Interactional Therapies in the Treatment of Substance Abuse Brief interventions and therapies, including solution-focused brief therapy, have become increasingly important modalities in the treatment of substance abuse. This program provides a discussion of the general theories that provide the basis for strategic / interactional therapies, information on when to use brief therapy with substance abuse clien ...

Credits:  1 $12.00
Brief Strategic Family Therapy for Adolescent Drug Abuse Topics include theoretical concepts of brief strategic family therapy, creating therapeutic relationships with families, diagnosing family system problems, orchestrating change, and how to engage resistant families.

Credits:  5 $60.00
Motivation and Treatment Interventions This program describes the process of moving an individual from assessment and diagnosis into treatment intervention. The course offers techniques for motivational interviewing and provides empirical support for various types of substance abuse treatment interventions.

Credits:  2 $24.00
Motivational Enhancement Therapy and CBT for Adolescent Marijuana Users This course is designed to address the problem of marijuana use by adolescents. The program provides instruction on how to conduct a brief, five-session treatment intervention for teens with cannabis use disorders in an outpatient setting.

Credits:  7 $84.00
Motivational Interviewing as a Counseling Style The material provides five basic principles of motivational interviewing that address ambivalence and facilitate the change process. The course offers opening strategies to use with clients in the early stages of treatment and concludes with a summary of research on the effectiveness of motivational interviewing.

Credits:  1 $12.00
Six Types of Sexual Addiction: Interview with Douglas Weiss, PhD Douglas Weiss, PhD, sexual addictions expert, describes six different types of sexual addictions and provides tools that can be used for assessment and treatment.

Credits:  1 $15.00
Suicide Crisis Intervention Model with 25 Practical Strategies for Implementation Suicidal clients are a difficult and challenging population in counseling. This article contains 25 practical, hands-on strategies for counselors to assist in their interactions with suicidal clients. The strategies are situated within a seven-step model for crisis intervention that is specifically tailored to suicidal clients.

Credits:  2 $24.00
Supervision: Clinical Supervision - Principles and Practice This course outlines principles of clinical supervision and guidelines for supervisors, addresses such issues as cultural competence, ethical and legal issues, and documentation, and provides information on various methods of monitoring and observing clinical performance. The material is relevant for both supervisors and supervisees. Vignettes are ...

Credits:  5 $40.00
Why Not Pot? A Review of the Brain-based Risks of Cannabis The use of marijuana is associated with several brain-based risks. The authors provide an historical perspective on marijuana and review contemporary research on its potential for negative effects on the brain.  They discuss the risk of cannabis dependence, driving under the influence of cannabis, underachievement, inducing (or worsening) cert ...

Credits:  1 $15.00