Therapy CPD: ⭐ – Substance Misuse and Chemical Dependency – Online Diploma Certificate

CPD Event title: Substance Misuse and Chemical Dependency – Online Diploma Certificate

Brief Description Of Event: Chemical dependency and substance misuse have become an increasingly widespread problem. Today these problems affect all strata of society and all age groups and the need for effective treatments has never been more urgent. This CPD Masterclass covers a range of chemical addictions (legal, illegal and prescription substances), from experimentation through to dependence and will teach you how to assist your clients, including how to overcome denial and resistance.

Learning Objectives: • Substance Misuse – Habits, Addictions, Misuse and Dependence • Addiction • The Neurobiology of Drug Addiction • How Different Substances affect the Brain • The Addiction Cycle (and Behaviours Within) • Models of Addiction • Reasons for Using • Addictive Personalities • Types of Drugs/Chemical Substances • Common Recreational Substances • Predatory Drugs • Tolerance • The Law • Impact on Domestic Circumstances • Dealing with Different Types of Chemical Dependency (incl. Alcohol, Smoking, Recreational and Medicinal Drugs) • Conventional Interventions (incl. Drug/Alcohol Rehab, Types of Treatment and the Alcoholics/Narcotics Program) • Therapeutic Interventions (incl. Setting Goals, Denial, Resistance and Client Commitment to Change) • Specific Hypnotherapeutic Treatment Interventions • Who Else Should be Involved? • Therapist Resources • Case Studies

Course Structure: Online Upon enrolment, you will be sent the course material via email. To make best use of this course, it is suggested you read through all of the material at least once or twice, before starting to answer the questions at the end of the sections. If you have difficulty in answering any question, go back and re-read the relevant part again. When you feel confident that you have absorbed the content, get in touch with us and we will send you the final assessment for you to complete and return for marking. We offer support throughout. Upon a successful assessment, you will be issued with a Diploma Certificate and registered as having completed the course, which is equivalent to 15 CPD hours. The assessor holds a Royal Society of Arts NVQ award in psychotherapy/hypnotherapy training.

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Duration of Event: days

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Name of trainer: PSI Training

Tel bookings: 07989201405

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Cost of Course: £125

Cost for NCH members: £100

How to claim discount: Unlimited

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