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TIP 59-Improving Cultural Competence-Treatment for Major Racial and Ethnic Groups

About the Course:

This course examines behavioral health treatment for major racial and ethic groups. It includes: Counseling for African and Black Americans. Counseling for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and other Pacific Islanders, counseling for Hispanics and Latinos, counseling for Native Americans, and counseling for White Americans. Within each section for race/ethnicity is substance use, co-occurring mental health disorders, treatment patterns, beliefs and attitudes about treatment, treatment issues and considerations, theoretical approaches and interventions, and modes of therapy.

Publication Date:

2014

Course Material Author

SAMHSA

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge that each race/ethnicity has its own issues with treatment, and prevalence of substance abuse and mental health disorders.

  2. Identify the most effective approaches for each race/ethnicity.

  3. Recognize the role of cultural competence in gathering information to make an accurate diagnosis.

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American Psychological Association (APA)

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NBCC Counselors completing this course will receive 5 credits.

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Our Provider Number: 192243

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NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

Our Provider Number: 17-1460

CE Learning Systems dba CE-credit.com has been approved to offer Continuing Education credit for Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS) in accordance with the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders. Approval No. 17-1460.

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Course Material in PDF format

This exam covers Chapter 5 of the TIP.

References begin on page 177.

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Course Number 102606
5 credit hours
  • Online Article
Exam Fee: $34.85No exam fee with a Plus or Unlimited membership package!
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246 members have taken this course