Course Overview:

This course meets the requirements for the Electives Domain for the Behavioral Health Technician certification. You will receive 10 CEUs after completing this course. The topics addressed include:

  • Suicide Prevention
  • Introduction to Cultural Competence 101
  • Self-Help Groups and Other Recovery Support Services
  • Naloxone Use

 

Course Goals and Objectives:

  • The goal of this course is to educate the reader on suicide statistics, risks, and prevention. We will discuss a comprehensive model to suicide prevention established by the Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC).
  • The goal of this course is to assist the reader in understanding the importance of cultural competence. This course will help participants gain the knowledge necessary to understand what it truly means to be “culturally competent”. Participants will develop ideas on how to properly establish a cultural competence process aimed towards achieving and maintaining cultural competence.
  • The goal of this course is to assist the reader in understanding the importance of self-help groups and other recovery support services. This course will help participants gain the knowledge necessary to understand the purpose of self-help groups. Participants will develop ideas about possible groups and other recovery support services that can be incorporated in the curriculum of a Recovery Residence/Substance Use and Mental Health Facilities.
  • The learning objective of this course is to educate the reader on Naloxone, how Naloxone works, the safety of using Naloxone, the types of Naloxone approved by the FDA, and when Naloxone should be administered. This course will also inform the reader on the scope of the problem the United States is facing with opioid overdoses, the different types of opioids that exist, and the signs of opioid overdose.

Price: $100.00


This workshop has been approved for 10 CEUs by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling. CE Broker Course Tracking Number: 20-570209. Provider #: 50-9339 The Certification Board of Addictions Professionals CE Provider # 5090