HS 263 : Counseling the Chemically Dependent Client

Transcript title

Counsel Chem Dependent Client

Credits

3

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

30

Lecture hours

30

Recommended preparation

WR 121.

Description

Provides an integrated approach to screening, assessing and treatment planning for individuals with substance use disorders. Culturally and ethically appropriate relationship building, assessment and relapse prevention approaches presented.

Learning outcomes

1. Demonstrate legal, ethical and culturally appropriate treatment for people with substance use disorders.
2. Demonstrate various assessment, treatment planning, treatment, and intervention approaches for individuals with substance use disorders.
3. Identify and apply principles of relapse prevention and post-acute withdrawal.

Content outline

Introduction to Addictions Treatment
Individual Counseling Skills
Facilitating Motivation for Recovery
Recovery
Group Treatment
Family
Case Management
Ethics
Co-occurring Disorders
Issues of Diversity

Required materials

Textbook/s.

Grading methods

Grades may be determined by quizzes, assessment with treatment plan, site visit paper and exams.

Outside of
expected

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