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1341 West 6th Street
Erie, PA 16505
Phone: 888-455-7437

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Addictions 101
Course ID:
Date: January 19, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM
Venue: Erie Maennerchor Club
1607 State Street
Erie, PA 16501
Presenter:
Format: Live Classroom Course
Price: See Credits for Pricing
Course Description
Summary

Addiction 101

 

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

 

Presented by: Edna Stickell, RNc, LCSW; Nurse/Therapist, Stairways Behavioral Health OP D/A 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 

 

This Program is being held at the Erie Maennerchor Club Street, Erie, PA 16501

Reservations can be made by calling 814-456-0406 or 888-455-7437 or going on line at www.preferrededucation.com.

                                                           

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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
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PA Department of Drug & Alcohol Programs (DDAP)  (Pennsylvania) 
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $40.00