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Intervention for Families Affected by Chemical Dependency

The goal of this course is to provide an in-depth examination of the specific characteristics, dynamics and best practice interventions in working with families affected by chemical dependency.  This course will provide brief details relative to addiction with emphasis on dispelling the myths about the irrational behaviors of the individual family member that is chemically addicted.  This will include the dysfunctional coping method used by families to deal with the addict in the family system.  It will also focus on the challenges encountered by the professional interventionist working with the family, and examine ways in which to overcome these challenges, relative to providing information regarding treatment and recovery issues and processes for the affected individual and the family system as a whole.

Intervention for Families Affected by Chemical Dependency

General Information

Fee: $92.00
Course Type: Evening Trainings
Credits: 8
Certification Type/Section(s):
CASAC - For Renewal Only CPP Sec 4 CPS Sec 4

Instructor Information

Name: Angela Lewin
Credentials: BSW, CASAC
Bio: Ms. Lewin has many years of experience as a leader in the Health and Human Services field, her expertise are in the areas of staff training, program research and development, implementation, broad base compliance and evaluation. She is proficient in knowledge and interpretation of governmental regulations with emphasis on systems organization, and policy development. Prior knowledge includes program Leadership in HIV, Substance use disorders environment of care management, grants development/management, and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization preparation.
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