Utilizing The ASAM Criteria, Third Edition, and The DSM-5 in Determining Appropriate Client Placement; March 24, 2021 – March 25, 2021 (9:00am – 3:30pm Both Days)

This course will be a combination of didactic and experiential learning.  The primary focus will be to gain a basic understanding of The ASAM Criteria, Third Edition.  This course will illustrate how to utilize the ASAM six dimensions of a multidimensional assessment, risk domains, risk rating scale, levels of care, in addition it will incorporate the DSM-5 criteria to determine appropriate client placement.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participation will be able to:

  • Understand the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Criteria in order for use in a clinical setting
  • Understand the differences between the Levels of Care
  • Make appropriate recommendations using both The ASAM Criteria and the DSM-5

12.0 CE’s for:

  • CHES
  • CPH
  • DMH – Addiction Therapist
  • DMH – Licensed Administrator
  • DMH-Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Therapist
  • DMH-Mental Health Therapist
  • MAAP – Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals
  • NBCC/LPC – National Board for Certified Counselors

Presenter

Barbara Zander, MA, AADC

Location

Virtual

Date

Mar. 24, 2021 - Mar. 25, 2021

Time

9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Presenter

Barbara Zander, MA, AADC

Location

Virtual