This free social work approved continuing education course provides convenient online training to anyone interested in helping individuals with substance use disorders.
At the end of this module, participants will be able to:
Distinguish between substance use as a choice and a disease
Describe how the brain is impacted by substance use and abuse
Name at least 3 of the 6 stages of change
Describe social and professional stigma as it relates to substance abuse
Identify stigmatized language in the workplace
List 4 ways to address stigma in the workplace
Paraphrase a definition of motivational interviewing
List the 4 basic skills necessary for an effective MI conversation
List the 4 processes that frame the MI conversation
This e-learning series has been approved for 1 continuing education hour through co-sponsorship of Temple University Harrisburg, a PA State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Professional Counselor pre-approved provider of continuing education. These credit hours satisfy requirements for LSW/LCSW/LMFT/LPC biennial license renewal. Certificates of attendance documenting continuing education hours will be issued by Temple University Harrisburg.
Online registration is required for these e-learning courses. There are no cancellation fees.