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Working with Adolescents: Treatment and Prevention

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Discuss the differences between adolescent and adult substance use/abuse, and review evidence-based approaches for working with adolescents. Relationships with parenting style and parental substance abuse are considered. Treatment methods considered are family therapies, multisystemic therapy, and adolescent CRA (ACRA). Additionally, a program for working with family members to engage resistant teens into treatment will be introduced: community reinforcement and family training CRAFT. A 'what works' review is included, examining the evidence base for various approaches to prevention.

NOTE: NAADAC Approved for 16 professional training hours.  Download approval process.  Program Approval is required to enroll. Registration is by phone only. Call Registration at (505) 277-0077 ext.1

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Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Sat, Sun

CE South Building

Jennifer Cady, MA, LPCC, LADAC 



Please read:  UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Approval required for registration. NOTE: To register for class please call 277-0077 Ext 1. This course is part of the Substance Abuse Studies: Addiction Counseling for Diverse Populations (Community-based Professional Training) 2018



Registration Closes On
Saturday, April 13, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/13/2019 - 4/14/2019 Weekly -Sun, Sat 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Albuquerque, CE South Building  Map, Room: 220 Jennifer Cady, MA, LPCC, LADAC