Adolescents Substance Abuse Treatment
CEU’s – 20 Hours
Goal: Gaining knowledge and ability to treat substance abuse in adolescents.
- The student will be given practice guidelines for the scope and complexity of the problem, various treatment approaches.
- Introduction to 12-step programs and discusses adolescents with distinctive treatment needs, such as those involved with juvenile justice system or homeless youth.
- The student will be given, explanation of legal issues and medical management.