This course features the treatment recommendations for those in special populations including the homeless, those in the criminal justice system, women, and racial/ethnic minorities. Healthcare professionals need to be aware of specific treatment needs of such populations and make adjustments in their assessment, diagnosis, referral, and service provision.
This course is chapters 6 through 8 of Substance Use Disorder Treatment for People With Co-Occurring Disorders, Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series, No. 42. This treatment protocol is offered by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and was updated in March 2020.
Credit Hours: 8
Course Type: Online
Certificate of Completion Available Immediately: Yes
Pre Approved for: ACM, CA BRN, CCAPP, CE Broker Provider, CVRP, Delaware BON, FCB, MCBAP-Specific , NAADAC, RNs, VRA-Canada