Relapse Prevention: Working More Effectively with the Substance Use Disordered Client 1/05/2021 9:00 am Eastern Time

$75.00

This is a virtual Training being held via ZOOM.

Credit Hours: 3.0

Presenter: Geoff Wilson

Date: January 5th, 2020
Time: 9:00 am -12:30 pm Eastern

 


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Description

Course Description: While working in the substance use disorder treatment field it is common to address relapse with clients.  This training will help attendees identify the relapse process and increase their skills to more effectively address it.  The utilization of recovery capital for stability in early treatment will be discussed.  Craving management, the importance of connection in recovery, and utilizing family treatment will also be highlighted.

Course Objectives: At the conclusion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Define what the process of relapse is and how to effectively address it.
  • Identify the importance of connection in recovery and recovery capital establishment.
  • Increase craving management and relapse prevention skills
  • Identify how to utilize family support and psychosocial aspects to enhance relapse prevention.

Delivery Method: Live Interactive Training via Zoom Video Conferencing

Cost: $75.00

Schedule:

  • 1.5 hours – Uninterrupted instruction
  • .5 hour – Break
  • 1.5 hours – Uninterrupted instruction

Credit Hours: 3.0

This course is designed for Social Workers, Psychologists, Marriage and Family Therapist, Counselors, and other helping professionals at basic, intermediate, advanced, and clinical levels.

The University of Kentucky College of Social Work, ACE Approval #1377, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. The UK College of Social Work maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period 9/29/2019 – 9/29/2022. Social workers completing this course receive three continuing education credits.

This workshop is also approved for 3.0 continuing education hours by the Kentucky Board of Social Work; the Kentucky Board of Examiners of Psychology;  the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board; and the Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board.

Presenter:

Geoff Wilson – Geoff Wilson is a licensed clinical social worker and licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselor. He has been practicing in the mental health and substance abuse treatment fields in Kentucky for over 24 years. He currently is in full time private practice with The Offices of Paul Dalton in Lexington, KY where he treats adults, adolescents, and families. He was previously employed with The Ridge Behavioral Health System in Lexington, KY for fourteen years, where he held the positions of Director of Addiction Services, Director of Business Development and most recently as Director of Clinical Operations for their 110 bed inpatient psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment hospital and their outpatient department. He served as the president of the Kentucky Adolescent Substance Abuse Consortium for over 10 years. In 2004, he received the Robert Straus Award for Outstanding Service in the Field of Substance Abuse Treatment in Kentucky and in 2008 was appointed by Governor Steve Beshear to the Kentucky Board of Alcohol and Drug Counselors. In 2013, he was selected by NASW-KY as the Social Worker of the Year.

Additional Course Information
Upon registration and payment for this course, the Zoom URL link located within the course module will grant you access to the live interactive webinar. This link will be active five minutes prior to the scheduled time of the course. If you experience any technical issues related to this virtual course, please contact Lydia Wade at Lydia.Whitman@uky.edu.

Completion of a course evaluation is required. All participants will receive their certificates of completion within 7-10 business days after the conclusion of the workshop at the e-mail address provided during registration.

Refund Policy
We are unable to issue refunds for missed classes. If you must miss the course, please contact us at Molly.Bode2@uky.edu 24 hours before the class is set to begin. You will be issued a course credit which must be used within 1 year of the purchase date. Any credits not used within 1 year of the purchase date will be forfeited.

Cancellation Policy
In the event that this course is canceled, you will be contacted and given the option of a full refund, or course credit to be used within 1 year.

To report a grievance, contact Ashley Cruickshank at Ashley.Carr@uky.edu or call (859) 257-5860.

Contact Molly Bode at Molly.Bode2@uky.edu with any questions regarding this course, registration assistance, or to request accommodations for individuals with disabilities.