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Prevention, Self-help, And Treatment Models

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This course introduces students to different addiction prevention, treatment, self-help, and program models for working with forensic populations. Topics include the progression of criminal justice interventions and strategies to address addiction issues.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Overview of Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment

    • Describe the evolution of substance abuse prevention and treatment in the correctional setting.
    • Describe challenges related to rehabilitating offenders with issues related to substance abuse and addiction.
    • Describe the principles of substance abuse treatment in the criminal justice system.

    Self-Help Strategies and Treatment Models

    • Describe treatment strategies for inmates with co-occurring disorders.
    • Examine addiction treatment models.
    • Analyze common self-help strategies for inmates and offenders undergoing substance abuse treatment.

    Stages of Treatment and Recovery

    • Describe the stages involved in the treatment and recovery of substance abuse disorders.
    • Identify intervention strategies for each stage in the substance abuse treatment and recovery process.

    Treatment Programs in Corrections

    • Analyze the role of group treatment in the substance abuse treatment and recovery process.
    • Examine substance abuse treatment program options for inmates and offenders in the correctional setting.

    Reentry and Aftercare in Community Corrections

    • Describe special considerations for reentry for offenders with a history of substance abuse.
    • Examine challenges in substance abuse treatment in the community corrections setting.
    • Identify substance abuse treatment options for offenders in the community corrections system.
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