Detoxification of Chemically Dependent Inmates

$6.00 | CE Hours:2.00 | Intermediate

 

CEU Course Description

This CEU course provides recommended standards for the medical management of withdrawal from addictive substances for federal inmates.

Article Author:  Federal Bureau of Prisons
Exam writer:  Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Explain the characteristics of the most addictive substances.

2.  Investigate an acceptable alternative for opiate detoxification that should be considered if the institution does not have a methadone license or when otherwise medically indicated.

3.  Identify what all inmates with suspected alcohol use disorder should be treated with.

4.  Describe the proper administration of phenobarbital for barbiturate withdrawal treatment.

Social Work Approval

Social Work CE Credit for this course is offered with the following approvals. Many state boards of social work will accept the approvals listed. Provider Approvals by state and license type can be found here.

  • Quantum Units Education is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, CAMFT Provider #89970, to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEP. Quantum Units Education maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
  • Florida board for Social Workers (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees)
  • Texas Board of Social Workers
  • ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.

To see other approvals in your state, see our state by state provider approval listings here.

 

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Added On: 2017-08-26

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