INTRODUCTION TO SUDC
Explore characteristics that are incorporated into substance abuse counseling and practice. Determine personal values, beliefs, strengths and weaknesses. Analyze the eight practice dimensions used to effectively treat substance use disorders: clinical evaluation, treatment planning, referral, service coordination, counseling, patient, family and community education, documentation and professional and ethical responsibilities. Evaluate legal and ethical issues surrounding substance abuse counseling. Apply reflective practitioner methods. Utilize clinical supervision. Information will be provided in regard to Wisconsin licensing for substance abuse counseling. Assess boundaries and ethical issues. Apply reflective practitioner methods.
Condition: Accepted into the Substance Use Disorder Counselor Education Technical Diploma or the SUDC Specialization Certificate.