Online Course » ADD04 Addictions - Couples with Alcoholic Spouse

Course Description:
The purpose of this module is to presents  a treatment protocol in which alcohol is viewed as the invader and the couple is helped to ban together to fight the invader.
  • A treatment protocol in which alcohol is viewed as the invader and the couple is helped to ban together to fight the invader
  • The therapist should remain neutral
  • Difference between the 12 step model and this solution model
  • The solution-focused process
Course Objective:
This program provides clinicians with the opportunity to learn about:

A new treatment protocol from a systemic perspective, in which alcohol is viewed by a couple as “the invader,” and the couple bands together to fight it.
Difference between 12-step model and solution model
Solution model and relapse
Intended Audience:
Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Addiction Therapists 
Author Bio:
Michael J. Rohrbaugh, Ph.D. Professor of Psychology and Family Studies/Human Development University of Arizona Tucson AZ. Dr. Rohrbaugh’s research focuses on the role couple and family relationships play in maintaining problems like change-resistant smoking, adolescent drug abuse, and chronic heart disease, as well as on processes of therapeutic change. Several papers focus on couples in which one of the partners continues to smoke cigarettes despite having heart or lung disease. We have identified some couple-level processes that contribute to smoking maintenance and others ¬ like communal coping, marked by first-person plural pronoun use (we-talk) – that offer a powerful resource for change. 
Credits:
1.00
Hours:
1.00
Certificates:
ASWB - view details
Florida Board of Nursing - view details
NAADAC - view details
NBCC - view details

Order Online Course

Quantity Unit Price
$22.33




Other Courses You May Be Interested In

GAY02 Gay Youth - Gay Boys Sexual Orientation and Psychotherapy
Sexual Orientation And Psychotherapy

CHR01 Chronic Illness - Psychosocial Factors
This purpose of the module is to present the psychosocial aspects of chronic illness.

ATT02 Attachment - Clinical Context
The purpose of this module is to present an in-depth session in attachment patterns patient history and self-awareness on the part of the therapist. 

CHR04 Chronic Illness - Cognitive Coping Skills
This purpose of this module is to present how a person or a family copes with chronic illness.

PAIN01 Pain Therapy - Pain Management Medical Innovations
Pain therapy

Forgot Password help button image Create Account