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Course Overview

This course focuses on involving family members in effective treatment.  The course begins with a review of historical conceptions of the role of families in substance dependence, and of various approaches to family therapy. Participants are introduced to behavioral couples counseling. Effective methods for engaging unmotivated substance users are reviewed, including community reinforcement and family training (CRAFT). Also discussed are Al-Anon, the impact of parental substance abuse on children, and the inter-relationship of substance use disorders and family violence. 

Course is NAADAC approved for 16 professional training hours.

Who Should Attend

  • Student working towards LSAA or LADAC
  • Current counselors, social workers or those working in the field in need of continuing CE hours for their licensure.

Additional Information

Student will need to attend both days and take course exam on last day and pass with 70% or above to receive course certificate.
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Type
Live Online
Days
Sa
Time
8:30AM to 5:30PM
Dates
May 13, 2023
Type
Live Online
Days
Su
Time
8:30AM to 5:30PM
Dates
May 21, 2023
Schedule
Contact Hours
16.0
Location
  • Online
Delivery Options
Live Online  
Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $170.00
Drop Request Deadline
May 10, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
May 10, 2023
Section Notes
PDF version of manual will be emailed to students. If you would like to request a printed version, please email: streviso@unm.edu the Monday before class starts.
Copies are also available the week following class by request.
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