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Addictions 101
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Date: August 25, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM
Venue: Erie Maennerchor Club
1607 State Street
Erie, PA 16501
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Format: Live Classroom Course
Price: See Credits for Pricing
Course Description
Summary

This program is intended for those individuals working in the Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Fields

Presented by Edna Stickell, MSW, BSRN – Stairways Out Patient Drug and Alcohol Program

 

Upon the completion of the program the participants should be able to:

  1. Discuss the definition of addiction
  2. Analyze the causes of addiction
  3. Identify the main symptoms of the disease of addiction
  4. Recognize the stages of dependency and review the progression of the disease
  5. Analyze the negative consequences of the disease of addiction
  6. Discuss the role of denial in the disease process of substance abuse and addiction
  7. Recognize triggers and how they correlate to the dopamine system
  8. Review behavioral techniques to modify the urges presented by triggers
  9. Identify the physiological and psychological effects of substance abuse

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Continuing Education Credits
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  Credit Type Hours Price
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Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB)
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $40.00
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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $40.00
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National Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $40.00
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National Association of Social Workers - PA Chapter (NASW-PA) Member
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $60.00
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National Association of Social Workers - PA Chapter (NASW-PA) Non-Member
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $75.00