This course examines the role and implementation of telehealth in treating Substance Use Disorders (SUD.) It includes an issue brief, what the research tells us, guidance for implementing evidence-based practices, examples of treatment implementation in treatment programs, and documentation of best practices.
Upon completion of this training, you will have learned the following:
- Explain how to determine if or when you can legally practice telehealth substance use counseling by reviewing and discussing state licensing laws and federal regulations.
- Explain how to ensure you practice within your boundaries of competence when using digital communication technology by holding telehealth substance use counseling services to the same standard of care expected for face-to-face services.
- Describe the clinical, legal, and ethical considerations when selecting technology, including HIPAA considerations, so you can apply these considerations to the technology decisions you employ in your practice.
- List and explain the possible benefits, drawbacks, and risks of telehealth substance use counseling.
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.
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Once you purchase your training, you'll receive an email with your access code, login, and begin.
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Once you complete the training and the final assessment, you'll receive your certificate of completion.
You will receive 4 credit hours OASAS or NAADAC.
This program has been approved by Educational Enhancement, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC provider # 254148, Educational Enhancement, is responsible for all aspects of the programming.
We're confident that you'll find our training enjoyable. Yet, if it doesn't resonate with you, there's no need to fret. Within a week, a full refund is there for the taking. And if you change your mind within the next 15 days, we'll still meet you halfway, returning half of your investment. It's our way of honoring your journey and ensuring you feel supported every step of the way.