Psychological Client Education
Course Description: This course is designed to help students in their ability to relate to their clients the main psychological features often associated with substance use disorders. In addition, the student will learn how to help their clients understand how their psychological and social strengths and weaknesses can be related to their recovery. The terms Mental Health, Mental Illness and Wellness will be clarified and discussed so that the student can have a better understanding of those terms, and will then be able to communicate basic information about the terms to their clients. In addition, this course will help students to explain to their clients the role of psychiatric medications in recovery.
Course Length: 2-3 hours
Audience: Addiction Counselors, Social Workers, Nurses, Mental Health Providers
Course Author: Alexandra Lopez MA, LCADC, SAC
Approval No: 2082017C402D
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