The Impact of Parental Substance Use Disorders

Green Clock Hours: 1.25

This course will provide insight and information about the ways in which children and families are affected by substance use disorders in the parents. You will explore the ways alcohol and drug use impact a person who is using, and how, as their use progresses, it impacts their ability to care for their children. You will understand how parental substance use affects a child’s neurobiological, emotional, and social development from pre-birth to adolescence. In addition, you will explore the family dynamics that can develop when one or both parents are abusing alcohol and drugs. Finally, you will explore various treatment models for children living in these circumstances, as well as treatment options for parents with substance use disorders. At the end of this course, you will have a better understanding of how to help families of children living with parents with substance use disorders.

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Course Description

This course will provide insight and information about the ways in which children and families are affected by substance use disorders in the parents. You will explore the ways alcohol and drug use impact a person who is using, and how, as their use progresses, it impacts their ability to care for their children. You will understand how parental substance use affects a child’s neurobiological, emotional, and social development from pre-birth to adolescence. In addition, you will explore the family dynamics that can develop when one or both parents are abusing alcohol and drugs. Finally, you will explore various treatment models for children living in these circumstances, as well as treatment options for parents with substance use disorders. At the end of this course, you will have a better understanding of how to help families of children living with parents with substance use disorders.

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