$315.00 USD

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Screening, Assessment, and Evaluation (24 Clock hours)

Receive 24 Credit Hours and develop a thorough understanding of Screening Assessment and Evaluation. In this addiction counselor training course, you will address the requirements for drug and alcohol screening and assessment of adults and adolescents 

You will gain the:

  • knowledge sufficient to determine the presence and extent of a substance use disorder and make a determination of any needed initial services
  • systematic data gathering, assessing, organizing, prioritizing, and summarizing from the client (including presenting symptoms) and collateral sources, including other professionals, concerning all functional areas including cognitive functioning
  • rapport building and interviewing techniques
  • Using stages of change to promote engagement screening and assessment instruments including how to appropriately select and administer them and the elements of a biopsychosocial assessment 
  • determining treatment readiness, such as the use of scaling questions like confidence in the ability to change and the importance of making the change
  • interpretation of assessment results to integrate all available information, formulate diagnostic impressions 
  • sharing of assessment results and communicating and exploring treatment options with the client
  • exploring treatment options with the client while taking into consideration the client's need
  • client ambivalence encountered during the assessment process.

 

This is a self-study, self-paced addiction counselor training that 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 your initial cost covers all educational materials 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 24 clock hours for participation and completion of this training.