Working with Court-ordered Individuals in Substance Use Treatment

Green Clock Hours: 2.00

There is a high prevalence of people involved in the justice system who have been diagnosed with or meet the criteria for a substance use disorder. As a treatment professional, you should be aware of where along the criminal justice continuum you may be called to provide treatment services and what the benefits of challenges of working with individuals at each stage may be. This course will discuss challenges of working with justice-involved populations with a substance use disorder, information that you should collect during assessment, evidence-based practices, and practice standards related to information privacy and confidentiality. This is a Relias clinical skills development course. Clinical skills development courses are designed to facilitate experiential learning of the course content. DSM™ and DSM-5™ are registered trademarks of the American Psychiatric Association. The American Psychiatric Association is not affiliated with nor endorses this course.

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Course Description

There is a high prevalence of people involved in the justice system who have been diagnosed with or meet the criteria for a substance use disorder. As a treatment professional, you should be aware of where along the criminal justice continuum you may be called to provide treatment services and what the benefits of challenges of working with individuals at each stage may be. This course will discuss challenges of working with justice-involved populations with a substance use disorder, information that you should collect during assessment, evidence-based practices, and practice standards related to information privacy and confidentiality. This is a Relias clinical skills development course. Clinical skills development courses are designed to facilitate experiential learning of the course content. DSM™ and DSM-5™ are registered trademarks of the American Psychiatric Association. The American Psychiatric Association is not affiliated with nor endorses this course.

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