Overview of Co-Occuring Disorder and their Impact on Course and Treatment

Contact Hours:3

Instructor: Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LMHC, LPC-MHSP


Text:

  • Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction in Opioid Treatment Programs. Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series, No. 43. Center for Substance Abuse Treatment.  Rockville (MD): Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (US); 2005.
  • Treating Adolescents with Co-Occurring Disorders Holly A. Hills, Ph.D. Florida Certification Board/Southern Coast ATTC Monograph Series #2 August 2007


Objectives:

  • Explore the Minkoff model
  • Examine the reciprocal relationship between addictions and mental and physical health issues
  • Discuss the concept of co-occurring enhanced treatment