LIST OF COURSES

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Ethics for Therapists: Update

Counseling Ethics

Strategic Case Management

Skilled Empathy

Life Care Planning

Zen and Psychotherapy NEW

Dual Disorders

Substance Abuse and Disabilities

Different Therapies: One Client

Vocational Services and Substance Abuse

 

Neuropsychology and Work Injuries NEW

Rehabilitation Update NEW

Health Care Ethics

Adults in Transition NEW

Understanding Disability

Drug Treatment: I

Drug Treatment: II

Enhancing Responsibility

More Effective Interviewing

Grief Counseling NEW

 


Ethics for Therapists:  Update

Protect yourself against ethical complaints and violations.  Learn to:

  • Apply HIPAA requirements
  • Implement ethical practices
  • Avoid common errors

Text: The Portable Ethicist for Mental Health Professionals (2008 edition) by Hartsell Jr., JD and Bernstein, JD, LMSW
 
24  Hours CRC approved for Ethics

24  Hours CDMS (2 of which are approved for Ethics)

24  Hours CCM/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # TEU      $195 Complete course with textbook
Course # TEU-E   $148 Registration and exam only (includes supplemental reading material, but not the textbook)

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Counseling Ethics

Thought provoking issues, codes of ethics, case studies.  Learn to:

  • Identify ethical dilemmas                 
  • Make ethical decisions                    
  • Understand professional codes of ethics

Text: The Virtuous Therapist: Ethical Practice of Counseling & Psychotherapy, Cohen PhD, and Cohen, and supplemental reading

22  Hours CRC approved for Ethics

22  Hours CDMS (2 of which are approved for Ethics)

22  Hours CCM/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # ETH     $155 Complete course with textbook
Course # ETH-E  $118 Registration and exam only (includes supplemental reading material, but not the textbook)

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Strategic Case Management

An updated “how-to” guide for health care case managers.   CD-Rom included which contains customizable forms and letters.  Learn to:

  • Apply effective case management
  • Recognize ethical issues
  • Reduce problems and avoid errors

Text: The Case Manager’s Handbook, FOURTH EDITION, by Mullahy, RN, CCM

48  Hours CRC (8 of which are approved for Ethics)

48  Hours CDMS (2 of which are approved for Ethics)

48  Hours CCM/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # STC      $265 Complete course with textbook
Course # STC-E   $195 Registration and exam only (Includes supplemental reading material, but not the textbook)

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Skilled Empathy                

A “how to” guide for counselors and health care professionals.  Learn to effectively:

  • Recognize and respond to feelings
  • Maintain a therapeutic relationship
  • Work with traumatized clients

Text:  Skilled Empathy: Creating Safety Through Therapeutic Attachment
by Laura E. Gollnick, MS, MFT

NOTE:  Text material for this course is available in CD-ROM format, not in printed textbook.

24 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC
 
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Course # SKE     $155 Complete course with CD-ROM
Course # SKE-E  $110 Registration and exam only, CD-ROM not included

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Life Care Planning

Improve life care plan process.  Extensive worksheets and sample forms.  Learn to:

  • Ask pertinent questions
  • Organize your data
  • Focus on disability

Text:  Life Care Planning:  A Method to Your Madness, Garland, CLCP and Anderson, CLCP

16 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/RN

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Course # LCP     $165 Complete course with textbook
Course # LCP-E  $125 Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Zen and Psychotherapy

Increase effectiveness using Zen principles.  Learn to:

  • Identify useful Zen principles
  • Integrate Zen concepts into therapy
  • Apply to clients

Text:  Zen and Psychotherapy, Mruk PhD, and Hartzell RN, MA

18 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # ZEN      $125  Complete course with textbook
Course # ZEN-E   $ 95  Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Dual Disorders

Substance abuse and psychiatric disorders as dual disorders present unique problems. Learn to: 

  • Improve assessment     
  • Increase treatment effectiveness
  • Identify overlapping symptoms

Text: Assessment and Treatment of Patients with Coexisting Mental Illness and Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse, Richard Ries, MD

14 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # DUL     $95 Complete course with textbook
Course # DUL-E   $70 Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Substance Abuse and Disabilities

Up to 40% of substance abuse clients have coexisting disabilities. Learn to:

  • Screen for physical and cognitive disabilities
  • Improve substance abuse treatments
  • Provide accommodations

Text: Substance Use Disorder Treatment For People With Physical and Cognitive Disabilities by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

16 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course  # SAD    $95 Complete course with textbook
Course # SAD-E  $70 Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Different Therapies:  One Client

Compare different therapies applied to one client.  Therapies include Ericksonian, REBT, Multimodal, Adlerian, Person-Centered, and Cognitive-Behavior therapy.  Learn to:

  • Apply techniques
  • Use therapeutic interventions
  • Evaluate therapeutic modalities

Text:  Six Therapists and One Client, 2nd Edition, Frank Dumont EdD and Raymond S. Corsini, PhD, editors

20 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # DFT    $125  Complete course with textbook
Course # DFT-E  $95   Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Vocational Services and Substance Abuse

Substance abuse treatment should address vocational concerns.  Learn to:

  • Assess vocational issues
  • Provide effective services
  • Plan effective collaboration

Text:  Integrating Substance Abuse Treatment and Vocational Services, by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
                                 
16 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # VSA     $95 Complete course with textbook
Course # VSA-E  $70 Registration and exam only, textbook not included 

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Neuropsychology and Work Injuries

Injuries often present neuropsychological problems.  Learn to:

  • Recognize impact of PTSD and depression
  • Improve client assessment
  • Identify brain injury and chronic pain issues

Text:  Neuropsychological Assessment of Work-Related Injuries, by Bush PhD and Iverson PhD

28 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # NPW     $185  Complete course with textbook
Course # NPW-E  $120  Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Rehabilitation Update

Updated resource for rehabilitation professionals.  Emerging issues, practical step-by-step guides, protocols, laws, ethics.  Learn to:

  • Apply vocational expert techniques
  • Develop a life care plan
  • Prepare a case

Text: Rehabilitation Consultant Handbook, 4th Edition, by Weed PhD and Field PhD

42 Hours CRC (2 of which are approved for Ethics)

42 Hours CDMS (2 of which are approved for Ethics)

42 Hours CCM/RN/NBCC

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Course # RHU       $265 Complete course with textbook
Course # RHU-E    $195 Registration and exam only (includes supplemental reading material, but not the textbook) 

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Health Care Ethics  

Managed care creates new ethical challenges for professionals.  Learn to:

  • Identify potential conflicts
  • Work within the system
  • Analyze different perspectives

Text: Ethical Challenges in Managed Care, Gervais PhD, Priester JD,
Vawter PhD, et al.

22  Hours CRC approved for Ethics

22  Hours CDMS (2 of which are approved for Ethics)

22  Hours CCM/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # HCE      $155 Complete course with textbook
Course # HCE-E   $118  Registration and exam only (includes supplemental reading material, but not the textbook)

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Adults in Transition

Clients cope with transition: health, work, relationships.  Learn to:

  • Understand transition issues
  • Apply effective interventions
  • Empower clients to adjust

Text:  Counseling Adults in Transition, 4th Edition, Anderson PhD, Goodman PhD, Schlossberg EdD

28 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # TRA      $185  Complete course with textbook
Course # TRA-E   $120  Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Understanding Disability      

Increase knowledge of medical, psychological, and vocational issues of disability.  Learn to:

  • Understand medical aspects
  • Recognize psychological issues
  • Identify vocational implications

Text:  Medical Aspects of Disability, 4th Edition, by Flanagan MD, Zaretsky PhD, and Moroz MD
 
60 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # UND     $295 Complete course with textbook
Course # UND-E  $235 Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Drug Treatment:  I

Compare drug treatment approaches.  Learn techniques for:

  • Relapse prevention  
  • Group counseling 
  • Dealing with common problems

Text:  Approaches to Drug Abuse Counseling, U.S. Department
of Health and Human Services

10 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # DTA    $95  Complete course with textbook
Course # DTA-E $70  Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Drug Treatment:  II

Compare more drug treatment approaches.  Learn to:

  • Deal with resistance   
  • Minimize clinical problems 
  • Increase counseling effectiveness

(Note: The “Drug Treatment: I” course is NOT a prerequisite for this “Drug Treatment: II” course)

Text:  Approaches to Drug Abuse Counseling, U.S. Department
of Health and Human Services

8 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # DTB       $95 Complete course with textbook
Course # DTB-E    $70 Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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Enhancing Responsibility

Unique therapeutic perspective for increasing clients’ awareness of their personal power to take more responsibility for their lives.  Course includes a Therapist Guide.  Learn to:

  • Help clients enhance responsibility
  • Help clients improve relationships         

Text: Becoming Your Own Hero by Jordan Paul, PhD and supplemental reading Helping Clients Take Personal Responsibility, by Jordan Paul, PhD

20 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # ENR     $135 Complete course with textbook
Course # ENR-E  $105 Registration and exam only (includes supplemental reading material but not the textbook)

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More Effective Interviewing

Improve interviewing skills. Learn to:

  • Resolve conflict and interview difficult people
  • Improve team communication
  • Identify best communication techniques

Text: People Skills, Robert Bolton PhD

26 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # MEI     $135 Complete course with textbook
Course # MEI-E  $110 Registration and exam only (includes supplemental reading material, but not the textbook)

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Grief Counseling

Grief is an adaptive response to death and other types of loss.  Learn to:

  • Facilitate the adaptive response
  • Apply successful interventions
  • Identify key issues

Text:  Principles and Practice of Grief Counseling, by Winokuer, PhD and Harris PhD

16 Hours CRC/CCM/CDMS/CAADAC/NAADAC/RN/NBCC

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Course # GRI    $125  Complete course with textbook
Course # GRI-E $80  Registration and exam only, textbook not included

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