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525.T Utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Substance Use Disorders

Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is an evidence-based treatment approach that has gained widespread application in the treatment of a variety of mental health issues, including SUDs. CBT is a short-term, comparatively brief approach well suited to the resource capabilities of most clinical programs. This course explores the central elements of CBT in the treatment of SUDs and examines CBT treatment manuals that address SUDS.
•Identify the precursors and consequences of a client's substance abuse behavior;
•Assist clients in identifying and refuting irrational beliefs about their substance use
•Identify the characteristics of different attributional processes;
•Define the roles of cognition and behavior in the relapse process;
•Improve clients' self-confidence in dealing with high-risk situations;
•Improve clients' self-confidence in dealing with social pressure; and
•Identify the critical elements of the therapist-client relationship.

Starts: Jun. 5, 2018 12:00 am
Ends: Jun. 5, 2018 12:00 am
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June 5, 2018
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