Course Description: This course provides counselors general guidelines for the use of medication-assisted treatment for alcoholism and alcohol abuse in clinical practice. This course summarizes approved medications and discusses screening and patient assessment, treatment planning, and patient monitoring.
Course Credit(s): 2 CE Credits or Hours
Course Format: Online Text (format of this course is noninteractive)
Course Schedule: Self-paced
Course Author(s): CDR Alina Salvatore, RPh, MS, and LCDR Brandon T. Johnson, MBA
Content Publisher(s): Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Course Author(s) Qualifications:
CDR Alina Salvatore currently works as a Senior Regulatory Project Manager in the Division of Nonprescription Drug Products at the Food and Drug Administration.
LCDR Brandon T. Johnson is employed by the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment at Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration.
Course Level: Beginning/Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced
CEmobile, LLC, #1558, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. CEmobile, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 5/2/2018-5/2/2021. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
Social workers participating in this course will receive 2 clinical continuing education clock hours.