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Alcoholism and Chemical Substance Abuse Dependency CE Course

$ – For course pricing details, see our Pricing page.

You will need to purchase 1 unit for every hour of coursework.

You will receive a certificate of completion after passing the exam and purchasing the appropriate number of units.

15 Hours

Alcoholism and Chemical Substance Abuse Dependency Course Objectives

In addition to the course objectives listed below, this course addresses the following content areas related to alcoholism and chemical substance abuse dependency:

  • Counseling theory and practice
  • Social and Cultural Foundations
  • Assessment
  • Professional practice issues
  • Wellness and prevention
  • Human growth and development

This course is designed to help you:

  1. Become familiar with clinical and statistical information regarding substance abuse DSM criteria,  types of abuse, demographic characteristics, treatment, and outcomes
  2. Define substance abuse and identify its effects
  3. Become familiar with the medical aspects of alcohol abuse/dependence and other types of chemical dependency
  4. Apply current theories of the etiology of substance abuse
  5. Recognize the role of persons and systems that support or compound abuse
  6. Become familiar with the major treatment approaches to alcohol and chemical dependency
  7. Increase familiarity with legal aspects of substance abuse
  8. Increase knowledge of at risk populations
  9. Access community resources offering assessment, treatment and follow-up for those impacted by substance abuse
  10. Learn the process of referring affected persons
  11. Increase knowledge of how substance abuse impacts sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, domestic violence, and child abuse

LPC, CCAPP, board approved, MFT, Social Workers, asw, nurses ceus, online ceus, ceus for MFTs, ce courses for counselors, Social Worker ceus, continuing education units for LPCs, MHC ceus, LCSW, ASW and MFT Intern ceus, Board approved ceus in many states, national board approval ceus, alcohol and drug abuse counselor ceus.  See chart below for your state and license.

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Approved States

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  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Washington, DC
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming