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Alcohol Use Disorder in 2021: Current challenges in treatment and future challenges for research


Credit Available - See CEs/Contact Hours tab below.

Average Rating:
   34
Category:
Substance Use and Addiction |  Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
Trainer:
Brad Linn, PhD, LMSW, MCMP
Course Levels:
Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced
Duration:
1 hour
Format:
Audio and Video
Original Program Date:
Mar 10, 2021



Description

Please join Dr. Linn as he presents on his new research analyzing the current and future challenges in the research and treatment of alcohol use disorders. Dr. Linn will share new information that will be able to help guide practice, including discussion of screening methods, discussion around relapse, and the clinical course of alcohol use disorders.  

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize that alcohol use disorder is a chronic and relapsing condition;
  • Identify at least two screening methods for AUD to be used in clinical practice;
  • Describe the clinical course of AUD

Research:  This presentation considers information learned during Dr. Linn’s ongoing research.

Target Audience: social workers, mental health practitioners, creative arts therapists, marriage and facility therapists, psychologists, addiction professionals, case managers, and other interested individuals.

Customer Service

We are happy to respond to any concerns or questions you may have. Please contact us at by email at sw-ce@buffalo.edu or by phone at 716-829-5841.

ADA Accommodations: If you require any support for your ADA needs in the United States, please contact us by email at least 3 weeks prior to the event by email at sw-ce@buffalo.edu or by phone at 716-829-5841.


CEs/Contact Hours


NYSED LMSW & LCSW CEs/Contact Hours

University at Buffalo School of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0001. Continuing education Self-Study contact hours: 1


NYSED LMHC CEs/Contact Hours

University at Buffalo School of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0008. Continuing education Self-Study contact hours: 1


NYSED LMFT CEs/Contact Hours

University at Buffalo School of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0007. Continuing education Self-Study contact hours: 1


NYSED LCAT CEs/Contact Hours

University at Buffalo School of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists #CAT-0003. Continuing education Self-Study contact hours: 1


UBSW - NYS OASAS

NYS OASAS Provider #0045: 1 hours for CPP & CPS Initial Section 1; CASAC, CPP & CPS Renewal hours.



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Braden K. Linn, PhD, LMSW is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions at the University at Buffalo. A behavioral health researcher with interdisciplinary research and clinical training, Dr. Linn merges principles of emotion regulation and behavioral theory to understand the development, maintenance, and treatment of addictive behaviors. Dr. Linn’s current work is focusing on novel clinical interventions to enhance the success of alcohol use disorder treatment.

Dr. Linn’s previous work in addictions has examined clinician uptake of evidence-based practice, problem alcohol use among veterans and military population, and service needs of women with opiate use disorder. 


Equipment Requirements

Required Hardware
- A computer (desktop/laptop) or mobile device (smartphone/tablet).

Internet Connection
- A stable Internet connection of 56K or greater is required. (However, please note that a 56K connection may degrade the quality of your experience.)

Any questions about these requirements or other technical questions can be directed to sw-ce@buffalo.edu.

Completion Requirements

This course requires you to view the entire course and pass a quiz at 80%. You may take the quiz up to 3 times. There is no partial credit for partial attendance.

Self-Study Cancellation Policy

Self-Study Courses: Participants have up to 72 hours from purchase to contact the Office of Continuing Education by email and request a refund.

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