Receive 20 Credit Hours and learn the essentials of substance use disorder counseling with this CASAC and CASAC renewal self-study training.
Individual Counseling - Course work that provides knowledge and application of:
• The essentials of Substance Use Disorder counseling with individuals, including the theory and practice of clinical management of the individual recovery process and the application of diagnostic criteria;
• Skills development in a variety of evidence-based practices, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Enhancement Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing;
• Life skills and techniques that address vocational habilitation, other multiple rehabilitation needs, stress management/relaxation, communication, assertiveness, and refusal skills;
The biological, psychological, social, emotional, and spiritual aspects of recovery and how to integrate these to prevent the onset of active Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs (ATOD) use, relapse/recurrence of symptoms planning, and long-term recovery; and
• Counseling individuals about the use of addiction medications (including but not limited to methadone, buprenorphine, alcohol dependence medications, and psychiatric medications).
Self-study, self-paced addiction counselor training includes videos, SlideShare documents, PdFs, Case Studies, short quizzes to test your knowledge, etc.
You can always access a certified professional trainer by eMail, phone, or virtual meeting.
Our online training courses provide you with high-quality, affordable education and training in the comfort of your home, favorite cafe, or anywhere you choose to study.
Once you purchase your training, you'll receive an email with your access code, login, and begin. Your courses are available 24/7, and all educational materials are provided with your purchase—no hidden fees.
Once you finish the complete training and the final assessment, you'll receive your certificate of completion.
You will receive 20 hours for participation and completion of this training.