Training & Events

The 12 Core Functions of a Substance Abuse Counselor (2 day training)

Jan 01, 1970 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

*Please note Day 2 is on May 12th*
Provided by: DATA of RI

This course will provide a comprehensive overview of the 12 core functions of an addiction counselor: Screening, Intake, Orientation, Assessment, Treatment Planning, Counseling, Case Management, Crisis Intervention, Client Education, Referral, Reports/Record Keeping and Consultation with Other Professionals in Regard to Client Treatment/Services. Each area will be defined, reviewing criteria, purpose and implementation across various treatment settings. Students will engage in activities that will assist them in developing a comprehensive understanding of each function and how these functions are essential in providing substance abuse treatment. This course will meet requirements for individuals pursuing their CADAC/NADAC and assist in preparation for the exam related to this certification.

Price: $90.00 (both days, 5/5 and 5/12)
Time: 9am – 4pm
12 CEUs: CD, SW, MHC
Level: All Levels
Instructor: Susan Carreiro-Penacho, LMHC, LADC1