Substance Abuse Class 3: Effective Screening, Assessment, and Intervention
Learn the major signs and symptoms of substance abuse with an overview of the differences among men, women, adolescents, and elderly abusers. Become familiar with screening and assessment tools, medical interventions, and common co-occurring disorders. Part of the Substance Abuse Certificate Program.
At a glance
What: Substance Abuse Class 3: Effective Screening, Assessment, and Intervention
When: T, Oct 4, 9am-4pm
Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI
Continuing education credit: 6 hours (0.6 CEUs), 6 CECH (CHES) contact hours
Coordinator: Flo Hilliard
Instructor: Tami Bahr
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For additional information, contact Flo Hilliard: 608-215-4169
Beginning to advanced
- List the physical, psychological, social, and behavioral indicators of substance-use disorders.
- Identify which screening and assessment instruments are most effective in what settings.
- Demonstrate how to work effectively with the most common co-occurring diagnoses.
- Summarize the medication interventions that are available.