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363 - Gamification in Counseling
363 – Gamification in Counseling

363 – Gamification in Counseling
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how gamification can increase motivation, attention and improve outcomes and explore multiple easy ways to gamify most counseling issues.

February 20, 2019
362 -Cannabidiol (CBD) and Mental Health
362 -Cannabidiol (CBD) and Mental Health

362 -Cannabidiol (CBD) and Mental Health
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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CBD is a component of cannabis that has anti-anxiety, anti-epileptic, anti-psychotic and anti-inflammatory effects. Learn about the benefits as well as cautions for CBD.

February 16, 2019
361 - Protective Factors for Addictions and Co-Occurring Disorders
361 – Protective Factors for Addictions and Co-Occurring Disorders

361 – Protective Factors for Addictions and Co-Occurring Disorders
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Learn about factors that we can enhance to help prevent or mitigate mental health and/or addiction issues.

February 15, 2019
360- Food Addiction and Eating Issues
360- Food Addiction and Eating Issues

360- Food Addiction and Eating Issues
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn about how food can be used as addictive behavior and interventions to help people address emotional eating.

February 13, 2019
359 -Adrenal Fatigue and How It Impacts Recovery (Re-Release)

359 -Adrenal Fatigue and How It Impacts Recovery (Re-Release)

 
 
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To my listeners, I apologize for repeating content, but have been called away with a …

January 31, 2019
358 -Treating Chronic Pain in People with Substance Abuse Issues (Re-Release)
358 -Treating Chronic Pain in People with Substance Abuse Issues (Re-Release)

358 -Treating Chronic Pain in People with Substance Abuse Issues (Re-Release)
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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To my listeners, I apologize for repeating content, but have been called away with a …

January 26, 2019
357 - Thinking Errors (Re-Release)
357 – Thinking Errors (Re-Release)

357 – Thinking Errors (Re-Release)
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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To all my loyal listeners, I apologize for recycling podcasts, however, my mother suddenly passed …

January 23, 2019
356 -Norepinephrine: Your Get Up and Go
356 -Norepinephrine: Your Get Up and Go

356 -Norepinephrine: Your Get Up and Go
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Norepinephrine is activates your system to fight or flee. Too little can lead to hypotension, bradycardia, confusion, difficulty concentrating, fatigue and sleep issues. Too much can produce panic like symptoms. Elevated levels of norepinephrine over an extended period of time actually causes the body to reduce the amount available causing symptoms of insufficiency.

January 16, 2019
355 -Dopamine: It is more than a pleasure chemical
355 -Dopamine: It is more than a pleasure chemical

355 -Dopamine: It is more than a pleasure chemical
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Dopamine is involved in reward, motivation, muscle coordination, wakefulness, mood and much more. Learn how a dopamine imbalance impacts your mind and body.

January 12, 2019
354 -Serotonin: The Multifunctional Neurotransmitter
354 -Serotonin: The Multifunctional Neurotransmitter

354 -Serotonin: The Multifunctional Neurotransmitter
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn about the functions of serotonin and how it impacts other neurotransmitters like dopamine and norepinepherine. Also learn how SSRIs and other medications impact serotonin receptors, but also alter other neurotransmitters in the process.

January 9, 2019
353 -Gut Health and Mental Health
353 -Gut Health and Mental Health

353 -Gut Health and Mental Health
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how alterations in the gut bacteria have been implicated in multiple host diseases such as obesity, diabetes, and inflammation, while recent evidence suggests a potential role of the microbiota-gut-brain axis in neuropsychiatric disorders, such as depression and anxiety via leaky gut.

January 4, 2019
352 -Attachment Issues in Counseling
352 -Attachment Issues in Counseling

352 -Attachment Issues in Counseling
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn about what attachment is and how problems in the attachment process can lead to mood, behavioral and relationship issues.

January 4, 2019
350 -Intro to Problem Gambling and Gambling Disorder
350 -Intro to Problem Gambling and Gambling Disorder

350 -Intro to Problem Gambling and Gambling Disorder
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Screening for gambling problems is important because few people seek treatment for these problems and instead seek help for other complaints. Learn about different types of gambling, risk and protective factors and warning signs of gambling problems.

January 3, 2019
351 - Problem Gambling and Mental Health
351 – Problem Gambling and Mental Health

351 – Problem Gambling and Mental Health
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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People often refuse to seek help for gambling disorder because of stigma. Stigma regarding gambling appears to be largely culturally created. Exposure to people who have pathological gambling disorder to reduce othering shows the greatest promise for the reduction of stigma.

December 31, 2018
349 -Polyamory: An Overview for Counselors
349 -Polyamory: An Overview for Counselors

349 -Polyamory: An Overview for Counselors
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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There are a variety of reasons people engage in polyamorous relationships. Approximately 4% or 9.8 million adults are engaging in some form of polyamorous relationships. Polyamorous relationships are not always about sex. They are about dedication and commitment to being there for the other person. Learn more about these relationship structures and how to assist clients who are in polyamorous relationships.

December 28, 2018
348 -Dom-sub and Female Led Relationships: Overview for Counselors
348 -Dom-sub and Female Led Relationships: Overview for Counselors

348 -Dom-sub and Female Led Relationships: Overview for Counselors
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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D/s relationships can take many forms. They can be bedroom relationships or 24/7 TPEs. There are very significant differences between the different types of relationships which clients should explore prior to entering into a contract.

December 26, 2018
347 -Overview of BDSM for Counselors
347 -Overview of BDSM for Counselors

347 -Overview of BDSM for Counselors
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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As many as 20-50% of people have engaged in some type of BDSM behavior, bondage and spanking being the most common. Part of becoming a kink-aware therapist is recognizing that some of your clients engage in some type of BDSM activities which may —or may not—be contributing to their distress. BDSM covers a wide range of activities, almost all involving some level of power exchange. BDSM practitioners have been found to be at least as “well adjusted” as sexually normative culture.

December 22, 2018
346 -Overview of Kink and Sexuality for Counselors
346 -Overview of Kink and Sexuality for Counselors

346 -Overview of Kink and Sexuality for Counselors

 
 
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A majority of adults experiments with kink-related behaviors in their lifetime. It is important for therapists to understand the range of behaviors which might occur and be sensitive to the needs of those with alternative sexual lifestyles. Therapists are advised to do significant reflection on their own attitudes and values about sex as well as the variety of sexual behaviors.

December 18, 2018
345 -Human Sexuality and Cultural Responsiveness
345 -Human Sexuality and Cultural Responsiveness

345 -Human Sexuality and Cultural Responsiveness
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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A majority of the population dabbles in some form of kink. Practitioners who embrace kink, especially BDSM and polyamory are often reluctant to disclose these issues to their medical or mental health providers. Issues of shame and guilt often arise when people first discover their alternate sexual preferences and can be compounded by a culturally insensitive therapist.

December 14, 2018
344 -Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Screening and Interventions
344 -Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Screening and Interventions

344 -Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Screening and Interventions
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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The number of people with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders is increasing, and these clients are disproportionately represented in the legal and child welfare system, and often have significant challenges in school Early and effective differential diagnosis can help a person with an FASD achieve the highest quality of life.

December 11, 2018
343 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 4
343 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 4

343 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 4
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how authenticity, gratitude and patience can help people be less stressed and actually increase their happiness.

December 8, 2018
342 -Recovery Residences-What They Are and Effectiveness
342 -Recovery Residences-What They Are and Effectiveness

342 -Recovery Residences-What They Are and Effectiveness
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn about different types of recovery residences, the varying levels and phases and explore the benefits of the milieu created by the social model.

December 4, 2018
341 - Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 3
341 – Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 3

341 – Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 3
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 3 Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Counselor Toolbox Podcast Objectives ~ Openmindedness/Teachability/Curiosity …

December 1, 2018
340 -Trauma Informed Interventions
340 -Trauma Informed Interventions

340 -Trauma Informed Interventions
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how to create safety and develop trust through the use of cultural resources, peer support, transparency, collaboration and empowerment to help people explore events, experiences and effects, and respond in a way that helps them live a rich and meaningful life without feeling retraumatized.

November 23, 2018
339 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 2
339 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 2

339 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness Part 2
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how to develop honesty, awareness and acceptance to help you live a happier life.

November 22, 2018
338 -Burnout Prevention and Self-Care
338 -Burnout Prevention and Self-Care

338 -Burnout Prevention and Self-Care
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Burnout work environments are a reality. Burnout does not have to be. Burnout causes problems in Health, Mental Health, Relationships. Work environment and employee retention. Ability to provide client services. Develop resilience and identifying the sources and interventions for your burnout

November 21, 2018
337 -Relapse Prevention and Accountability
337 -Relapse Prevention and Accountability

337 -Relapse Prevention and Accountability
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Relapse prevention planning should begin at admission (when the person has stopped using, or made the decision to try to change). Relapse prevention plans are ineffective if they are not followed. It takes at least 6 months to get in the groove of a recovery lifestyle. Accountability will help people maintain motivation through social, behavioral and/or financial reinforcement

November 20, 2018
336 -Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Trauma
336 -Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Trauma

336 -Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Trauma

 
 
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From an ACT perspective, the goal of treatment is not to experience anxiety reduction, but to increase psychological flexibility in the presence of painful and anxious internal experiences so that engagement in valued activities can be re-established. “Living in the And”

November 19, 2018
335 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness
335 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness

335 -Spiritual Steps to Happiness
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Developing a sense of connectedness and awareness of our impact on the universe and the universe's impact on us, cultivation of a sense of awe and wonder and exploration of faith to help can help people identify those things over which they do and do not have control, ways to improve their corner of the universe and what to change or avoid because it has negative effects on them.

November 17, 2018
334 -Preventing Trauma and Depression During the Holidays
334 -Preventing Trauma and Depression During the Holidays

334 -Preventing Trauma and Depression During the Holidays
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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The holidays can bring up feelings of grief, guilt, loneliness, anger, trauma/helplessness, and depression/hopelessness. We will discuss common holiday-related triggers and potential interventions.

November 14, 2018
333 -Meditation Techniques for Reducing Distress and Improving Health and Happiness
333 -Meditation Techniques for Reducing Distress and Improving Health and Happiness

333 -Meditation Techniques for Reducing Distress and Improving Health and Happiness
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Meditation has been shown to help people cultivate happy feelings. Meditation can tame monkey mind and improve concentration and clarity. Meditation can reduce blood pressure and improve sleep. There are a variety of different types of meditation, it is important for people to find one that “fits” for them.

November 10, 2018
332 -Encouraging Optimism Based on Positive Expectations
332 -Encouraging Optimism Based on Positive Expectations

332 -Encouraging Optimism Based on Positive Expectations
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how to help people start learning optimism. Create Positivity. Start looking at events in terms of what you want instead of what you lost or do not have.

November 7, 2018
331  -Developing Interpersonal Effectiveness Self Esteem
331 -Developing Interpersonal Effectiveness Self Esteem

331 -Developing Interpersonal Effectiveness Self Esteem
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Self-Esteem Presented by: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive Director, AllCEUs Objectives ~ The Nature of Self-Esteem …

November 3, 2018
330 -Developing Healthy Support Networks
330 -Developing Healthy Support Networks

330 -Developing Healthy Support Networks
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Healthy relationships are vital to a healthy life. By becoming interpersonally effective, people can better get their needs met and meet the needs of others. The 7 Habits can serve as a reminder for important things to do to build healthy relationships. By understanding temperament people can better understand themselves and others and communicate and synergize in meaningful ways.

October 31, 2018
329 -Addressing Codependency and Abandonment Fears
329 -Addressing Codependency and Abandonment Fears

329 -Addressing Codependency and Abandonment Fears
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Identifying and being mindful of abandonment triggers in the present can help people choose alternate, more helpful ways of responding. Learn tools to help clients do just that in this episode.

October 27, 2018
328 -Recovering from an Addicted or Borderline Parent
328 -Recovering from an Addicted or Borderline Parent

328 -Recovering from an Addicted or Borderline Parent
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Recovering from Growing Up with an Addicted or Borderline Parent Instructor: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive …

October 24, 2018
327 -Finding Meaning with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
327 -Finding Meaning with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

327 -Finding Meaning with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive Director, AllCEUs Objectives …

October 20, 2018
326 -Stress Management with Dialectics and Locus of Control | Journey to Recovery Series
326 -Stress Management with Dialectics and Locus of Control | Journey to Recovery Series

326 -Stress Management with Dialectics and Locus of Control | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Locus of control helps people realistically examine how much control they have over a situation. Dialectics help people deal with distress by embracing and examining the opposing forces or points in a situation.

October 17, 2018
325 -Cognitive Behavioral Activities for Group and Individual Work
325 -Cognitive Behavioral Activities for Group and Individual Work

325 -Cognitive Behavioral Activities for Group and Individual Work
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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By developing a broader understanding of situations people can explore the effectiveness of their thinking in terms of how it impacts their ability to live a rich and meaningful life.

October 13, 2018
324- Group Activities to Teach Coping and Defense Mechanisms
324- Group Activities to Teach Coping and Defense Mechanisms

324- Group Activities to Teach Coping and Defense Mechanisms

 
 
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~ Differentiate between coping skills and defense mechanisms and identify the purpose for each. Explore common defense mechanisms and how they can assist as well as hinder treatment. Explore how to teach these concepts via individual and group activities.

October 10, 2018
323 -Depression Group and Individual Interventions
323 -Depression Group and Individual Interventions

323 -Depression Group and Individual Interventions
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how to teach the common symptoms for anxiety and depression-based disorders, and how a positive change in one area or symptom can have positive effects on all symptoms or areas.

October 7, 2018
322 -Guilt Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
322 -Guilt Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series

322 -Guilt Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Guilt comes in many forms. It is largely anger at ourselves and energy tied up in the past. Holding on to guilt weighs us down. Identifying your sources of guilt and addressing them is the first step.

October 6, 2018
321 -Grief and Loss Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
321 -Grief and Loss Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series

321 -Grief and Loss Individual and Group Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Losses encompass more than death or a person or loss of property. Failure to acknowledge losses can cause unhelpful reactions in similar future situations. It is important to explore feelings and reactions in terms of their functionality—how are they benefitting the person

October 3, 2018
320 -Anger and Anxiety Group and Individual Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
320 -Anger and Anxiety Group and Individual Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series

320 -Anger and Anxiety Group and Individual Interventions | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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By helping people identify the roots of their anger and more effective strategies, they can be empowered to reduce the frequency and intensity of these emotions and more effectively cope when they do arise.

September 29, 2018
319 -Distress Tolerance Group and Individual Activities: Journey to Recovery Series
319 -Distress Tolerance Group and Individual Activities: Journey to Recovery Series

319 -Distress Tolerance Group and Individual Activities: Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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The goal of distress tolerance is to accept, find meaning for and tolerate distress. Pain and distress are part of life. Refusing to accept this leads to suffering

September 26, 2018
318 -Seeking Safety Overview
318 -Seeking Safety Overview

318 -Seeking Safety Overview
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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“Safety” is an umbrella term that signifies various elements:
~ discontinuing addictive behaviors
~ reducing suicidality
~ minimizing exposure high-risk situations
~ letting go of dangerous relationships
~ gaining control over extreme symptoms (such as dissociation)
~ stopping self-harm behaviors (such as cutting).

September 23, 2018
317 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 2
317 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 2

317 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 2
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Issues of exposure to trauma and adversity in childhood are central to the development of most mental illness

September 23, 2018
316 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 1
316 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 1

316 -Introduction to Restoring Sanctuary Part 1
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Sanctuary helps people become aware of the function of their behaviors and break unhelpful re-enactment cycles

September 22, 2018
315 -Introduction to Trauma Informed Care
315 -Introduction to Trauma Informed Care

315 -Introduction to Trauma Informed Care
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Organizational Guidelines for Trauma Informed Care Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes, PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Objectives ~ What …

September 22, 2018
314 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 3
314 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 3

314 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 3
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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An effective tobacco control strategy includes multiple levels of prevention that keep people from starting nicotine use, help them prevent further problems caused by nicotine use and help them manage existing conditions caused by nicotine use (i.e. COPD)

September 21, 2018
313 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 2
313 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 2

313 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 2
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Management of Tobacco Use Part 2 Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes, PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC Executive Director, AllCEUs.com …

September 21, 2018
312 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 1
312 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 1

312 -Special Series Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Part 1
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Identify clinical interventions, both for patients willing and unwilling to make a quit attempt at this time

September 21, 2018
311 Sleep's Effect on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
311 Sleep's Effect on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

311 Sleep's Effect on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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If you are only willing to change one thing this month to start being happier, more energetic and clearer headed, sleep might be a great place to start.

September 19, 2018
310 Effect of Light and Exercise on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
310 Effect of Light and Exercise on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

310 Effect of Light and Exercise on Mood | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Light helps set our circadian rhythms which impacts cortisol, serotonin, sex hormone and melatonin levels as well as thyroid hormones, thermogenesis, and insulin.
Disruptions in circadian rhythms produces many emotional, cognitive and physical symptoms similar to anxiety and depression

September 15, 2018
309 Nutrition | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
309 Nutrition | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

309 Nutrition | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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About 86% of Americans have suboptimal neurotransmitter levels leading to fatigue, depression, anxiety and weight gain. Chronic stress, poor diet, environmental toxins, drugs (prescription and recreational), alcohol, nicotine, and caffeine can cause neurotransmitter imbalances. Learn why decent nutrition is important and how easy it is to work in a few healthy foods.

September 12, 2018
308 Mindfulness  | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
308 Mindfulness | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

308 Mindfulness | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how to teach practical mindfulness to your clients or kids.

September 9, 2018
307 Emotion Regulation
307 Emotion Regulation

307 Emotion Regulation
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Continuing from the last podcast, explore the concept of dysregulation, and important steps to start living in harmony with your emotions instead of fighting against them.

September 8, 2018
306 The Biopsychosocial Aspect of Emotions | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
306 The Biopsychosocial Aspect of Emotions | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

306 The Biopsychosocial Aspect of Emotions | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn how everything from hormone imbalances to pain, poor nutrition, sleep deprivation and even stressful environments can contribute to depression and anxiety (and what to do about it)

September 5, 2018
305 - Relapse Prevention | Journey to Recovery Series
305 – Relapse Prevention | Journey to Recovery Series

305 – Relapse Prevention | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn about creating a relapse prevention plan and how to identify relapse triggers and warning signs.

September 1, 2018
304 -Behavior Modification | Journey to Recovery Series
304 -Behavior Modification | Journey to Recovery Series

304 -Behavior Modification | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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By understanding what rewards(causes and motivates) people’s behavior or discourages (punishes/strains) their behavior, we can better address their issues

August 29, 2018
302 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 8
302 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 8

302 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 8
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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SAMHSA TIP 42 A Brief Overview of Specific Mental Disorders and Cross-Cutting Issues

August 26, 2018
299 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 5
299 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 5

299 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 5
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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SAMHSA TIP 42 Guidelines Working With a Client Who Has A Co-Occurring Disorder

August 26, 2018
303 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 9
303 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 9

303 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 9
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Treatment of Persons with Co-Occurring Disorders Based on SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 9 Host: Dr. …

August 26, 2018
301 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 7
301 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 7

301 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 7
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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SAMHSA TIP 42 Co-Occurring Disorder Treatment Special Settings and Specific Populations

August 26, 2018
300 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 6
300 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 6

300 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 6
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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SAMHSA TIP 42 Identify essential programming for clients with COD

August 26, 2018
298 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 4
298 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 4

298 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 4
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 4 Screening and Assessment of People with Co-Occurring Issues

August 26, 2018
296 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 1 & 2
296 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 1 & 2

296 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 1 & 2
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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SAMHSA TIP 42 Define Co-Occurring Disorders and explore some of the unique clinical challenges.

August 26, 2018
297 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 3
297 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 3

297 Special Series -Counseling People with Co-Occurring Disorders SAMHSA TIP 42 Part 3
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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SAMHSA TIP 42 guiding principles in treatment and core components in the delivery of services to people with Co-Occurring Disorders

August 26, 2018
295 Teaching Clients to Set SMART Goals | Journey to Recovery Series
295 Teaching Clients to Set SMART Goals | Journey to Recovery Series

295 Teaching Clients to Set SMART Goals | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Making goals small and achievable helps keep you from getting discouraged and gives you frequent rewards. It is vital to know the who, what, when, where and whys of a behavior change and to put reminders around, because behavior change doesn’t just happen

August 25, 2018
294 -Teaching Clients How to Enhance Motivation | Journey to Recovery Series
294 -Teaching Clients How to Enhance Motivation | Journey to Recovery Series

294 -Teaching Clients How to Enhance Motivation | Journey to Recovery Series
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Motivation is Multidimensional an involves emotions, thoughts, physical sensations, social pressures and values.

August 22, 2018
293 -Understanding Learning Styles to Improve Group and Individual Interventions
293 -Understanding Learning Styles to Improve Group and Individual Interventions

293 -Understanding Learning Styles to Improve Group and Individual Interventions
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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~ Learn why it is important to understand learning style
~ Identify the three components of learning
~ Explore the multiple facets of learning
~ Synthesize the components and facets of learning to understand how you most effectively learn

August 18, 2018
292 -Individualizing Treatment for Temperaments
292 -Individualizing Treatment for Temperaments

292 -Individualizing Treatment for Temperaments
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Explore how temperament impacts treatment approaches, interventions and settings. Identify common goals for treatment and ways to individualize them.

August 15, 2018
291 -Transtheoretical and Transdiagnostic Approaches to Recovery  | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
291 -Transtheoretical and Transdiagnostic Approaches to Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

291 -Transtheoretical and Transdiagnostic Approaches to Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Symptoms of depression can be caused by unhelpful thoughts, environmental and situational stressors, poor nutrition, lack of sleep and more. For that reason it is essential to help clients understand not only what symptoms they have , but also what is causing each symptoms for them

August 11, 2018
23 -Case Management | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
23 -Case Management | Addiction Counselor Exam Review

23 -Case Management | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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Review the components and function of Case Management for the Addiction Counselor Exam.

August 9, 2018
290 - Understanding the Mind-Body Connection in Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
290 – Understanding the Mind-Body Connection in Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition

290 – Understanding the Mind-Body Connection in Recovery | Journey to Recovery 2nd Edition
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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In this episode we examine ways to help clients answer: What causes feelings? Can your health really impact your mood? What are steps you can take to prevent depression, reduce cravings and enhance happiness?

August 8, 2018
289 Environmental Interventions for Depression
289 Environmental Interventions for Depression

289 Environmental Interventions for Depression
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Your environment can trigger a variety of different feelings based on your prior experiences and personal preferences. Register for CEUs for this presentation by going to allceus.com/podcastceus Environments that are too noisy, bustling and chaotic can be exhausting for introverts, but environments that are too quite and subdued can make extroverts feel depleted. Environments that trigger memories of happy times can help people feel less alone, more energetic and empowered.

August 5, 2018
288 Spiritual Interventions for Depression
288 Spiritual Interventions for Depression

288 Spiritual Interventions for Depression
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Recovery from depression can be a spiritual journey. It involves getting honest with yourself and others about what you can and cannot change, developing compassion for yourself and others and living mindfully, devoting energy to those things that are important to you. It is a journey that requires you to identify where you want to go, instead of aimlessly wandering through life. Register for CEUs for this presentation by going to allceus.com/podcastceus

August 4, 2018
22 -Pharmacology | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
22 -Pharmacology | Addiction Counselor Exam Review

22 -Pharmacology | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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It is important to be aware of signs of intoxication and withdrawal both to identify clients who relapse, but also to be able to identify and accommodate symptoms of post acute withdrawal syndrome in treatment and relapse prevention planning.

August 2, 2018
287 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 2
287 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 2

287 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 2
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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~ Mental health issues are mediated by brain function
~ Mental disorders are defined by signs, symptoms, and functional impairments as opposed to causes
~ 20% of Americans experience a mental disorder in a given year.
~ A range of treatments including counseling and psychopharmacology exist for most disorders
~ The consumer movement has increased the involvement of individuals with mental disorders and their families in mutual support services, consumer-run services, and advocacy.
~ The Recovery Concept reflects renewed optimism about the outcomes of mental illness

August 1, 2018
286 Social Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities
286 Social Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities

286 Social Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Benefits of Social Support. Sense of belonging. Spending time with them helps ward off loneliness. Whether it's other new parents, dog lovers, fishing buddies or siblings, just knowing you're not alone can go a long way toward coping with stress. Increased sense of self-worth. Having people who call you a friend reinforces the idea that you're a good person to be around. Feeling of security.

July 28, 2018
21 Ethics and Professional Development | Addictions Counselor Exam Review
21 Ethics and Professional Development | Addictions Counselor Exam Review

21 Ethics and Professional Development | Addictions Counselor Exam Review
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast Episode 21 Ethics Host: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive Director: AllCEUs …

July 27, 2018
285 Physical Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities
285 Physical Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities

285 Physical Interventions for Depression | Group and Individual Activities
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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A healthy body is necessary to feel your best emotionally. Brain chemicals that help you feel happy and relaxed are created from the foods you eat. Sunlight sets your circadian rhythms so you get quality sleep and produces vitamin D which helps relieve depression. Exercise, stretching and yoga can all help increase the happy chemicals, reduce pain and improve sleep. Pain is a fact of life. There are many options for pain management other than drugs. (Many pain medications are system depressants)

July 25, 2018
284 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 1
284 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 1

284 Mental Health and Mental Illness Fundamentals Part 1
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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~ Explore the neuroscience of mental health
~ Explore how mental illness manifests itself
~ Learn about the prevalence (epidemiology) and costs of mental illness
~ Explore the biological, psychosocial and individual risk factors for mental illness and review the difference between correlation, causation and consequences

July 21, 2018
20 - Counseling Special Populations | Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast
20 – Counseling Special Populations | Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast

20 – Counseling Special Populations | Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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~ Just like it is vital to be aware of the special needs of persons from different races and ethnicities, it is also vital to recognize that there are other factors that require specialized skills.
~ Gender and age differences themselves produce a range of special issues that need to be considered in
~ Prevention
~ Assessment
~ Engagement
~ Treatment setting recommendations
~ Treatment approaches

July 19, 2018
283 -Cognitive Interventions for Depression
283 -Cognitive Interventions for Depression

283 -Cognitive Interventions for Depression
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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The way people think and perceive situations has a huge impact on how they feel. Helping people embrace the dialectics can help them feel more positive and empowered. Just like it is imperative to add happy emotions, it is imperative to add happy thoughts as well. By practicing optimism and addressing unhelpful thoughts people can reduce their overall stress, sleep better, gain more energy and feel less hopeless and helpless (depressed).

July 18, 2018
19 -Therapeutic Approaches
19 -Therapeutic Approaches

19 -Therapeutic Approaches
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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~ Review different therapeutic approaches including CBT, MET, Contingency Management and Trauma Informed
~ Types of treatment (individual, group, family) and benefits and drawbacks of each
~ Culturally appropriate strategies
~ Family Engagement
~ Overview of Crisis Intervention
~ Relapse Prevention

July 14, 2018
282 -Emotional Interventions for Depression
282 -Emotional Interventions for Depression

282 -Emotional Interventions for Depression
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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When people are depressed, they often feel helpless and hopeless and nothing makes them happy. By adding in happy things, people can buffer against the depression. By addressing the unpleasant feelings, they happy chemicals can be more effective. Emotional interventions help you address the unpleasant feelings and add pleasant feelings
By developing a better feelings vocabulary, it will be easier to identify how you are feeling and address it.
Mindfulness helps you stay in the present moment so you are in touch with your feelings and don’t let them fester like a dirty wound (or a bag of poop)

July 13, 2018
281 -Infant Toddler Development Part 3
281 -Infant Toddler Development Part 3

281 -Infant Toddler Development Part 3
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Infant Toddler (Birth to Three) Development Series. ~ Define the issues and trends related to assessment of young children with disabilities
~ Describe characteristics of and various formats for effective observation
~ Describe the critical role the family plays in the screening, evaluation and assessment processes
~ Identify strategies to establish a collaborative partnership with the family and engage them in the assessment process
~ Describe effective communication principles and techniques with families including consideration of cultural and linguistic differences
~ Demonstrate knowledge of home based and group-care based curriculum strategies for infants and toddlers with special needs.
~ Identify the relationship of an infant/toddler's functional outcome goals on his/her IFSP created by the family and other team members with integrated interventions.
~ Assist the family in accessing services in the most natural service delivery environments

July 11, 2018
280 -Infant Toddler Development Part 2
280 -Infant Toddler Development Part 2

280 -Infant Toddler Development Part 2
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Infant Toddler Development (0-3) ~ Define the issues and trends related to assessment of young children with disabilities
~ Describe characteristics of and various formats for effective observation
~ Describe the critical role the family plays in the screening, evaluation and assessment processes
~ Identify strategies to establish a collaborative partnership with the family and engage them in the assessment process
~ Describe effective communication principles and techniques with families including consideration of cultural and linguistic differences
~ Demonstrate knowledge of home based and group-care based curriculum strategies for infants and toddlers with special needs.
~ Identify the relationship of an infant/toddler's functional outcome goals on his/her IFSP created by the family and other team members with integrated interventions.
~ Assist the family in accessing services in the most natural service delivery environments

July 7, 2018
18 -Counseling Skills | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
18 -Counseling Skills | Addiction Counselor Exam Review

18 -Counseling Skills | Addiction Counselor Exam Review
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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Review for the Addiction Counselor Exam. Objectives
~ Identify the purpose and function of counseling
~ Define skills a counselor needs
~ Identify necessary attitudes for counselors
~ Explore how to develop the therapeutic alliance
~ Discuss motivation and how to increase it

July 6, 2018
279 -Infant Toddler Development Early Intervention Series Part 1
279 -Infant Toddler Development Early Intervention Series Part 1

279 -Infant Toddler Development Early Intervention Series Part 1
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Objectives
• Define child development and atypical development
• Explain how culture impacts development
• Identify factors that may lead to atypical development
• Identify developmental signals that indicate a possible developmental delay or problem from birth to three years of age
• Identify things that make it difficult to pinpoint a possible delay
• Explain the effect of developmental disorders on child development (e.g., sensory impairments, chronic illness, genetic syndromes, and cognitive delays) and the family
CEUs are available for this presentation at AllCEUs

July 3, 2018
278 -Child and Adolescent Development
278 -Child and Adolescent Development

278 -Child and Adolescent Development
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Objectives
• Define theories of child development and identify how they can be useful in working with young children and their families
• Explore how knowledge of developmental theories can guide you in your interactions with children (and parents)
• Identify the thought leaders in developmental psychology
• Identify the major psycho-social milestones for each age group
• Learn about things that may thwart development
• Identify protective factors for healthy development
• Conceptualize behaviors as goal-driven in order to better understand their purpose and provide appropriate redirection
CEUs are available at AllCEUs

June 30, 2018
17 -Treatment Models and Methods
17 -Treatment Models and Methods

17 -Treatment Models and Methods
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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Objectives
~ Learn ASAM Dimensions

~Review Self help approaches
~ Identify different approaches to and levels of treatment
~ Define evidence based practices and clinical guidelines and identify where you can find them
AllCEUs offers addiction counselor CEUs and precertification/prelicensure training for less than $3/hour

June 29, 2018
277 -Treatment Planning Using the ASI and MATRS
277 -Treatment Planning Using the ASI and MATRS

277 -Treatment Planning Using the ASI and MATRS
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
00:00 / 58:55
 
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Objectives
• Examine how Addiction Severity Index information can be used for clinical applications and assist in program evaluation activities.
• Identify differences between program-driven and individualized treatment planning processes.
• Gain a familiarization with the process of treatment planning including considerations in writing and prioritizing problem and goal statements and developing measurable, attainable, time-limited, realistic, and specific (M.A.T.R.S./SMART) objectives and interventions.
• Define basic guidelines and legal considerations in documenting client status.

June 27, 2018
276 -Treatment Planning Using the CASSP Model | Counselor Toolbox Podcast
276 -Treatment Planning Using the CASSP Model | Counselor Toolbox Podcast

276 -Treatment Planning Using the CASSP Model | Counselor Toolbox Podcast
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Summary
• Treatment plans are like recipes
• Goals must be stated in positive terms (what are you going to achieve (make)
• Objectives are like the steps in a recipe.
• Objectives identify what each step is (combine all wet ingredients)
• Interventions identify who, what, when, where, why, how and how often something is to be done (1/2 t. vanilla, 3 eggs, ½ c. milk, ¼ c. coconut oil and blend on medium for 1 minute)
• Goals, objectives and interventions must be specific, observable, measurable, achievable, time limited and clearly related to the overall goal for treatment

June 23, 2018
15 -Treatment Planning Using the CASSP
15 -Treatment Planning Using the CASSP

15 -Treatment Planning Using the CASSP
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
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Objectives
• Learn the principles of the CASSP model
• Review the difference between goals, objectives and interventions
• Identify qualities of good goals, objectives and interventions

June 22, 2018
16 -Treatment Planning Using the MATRS and ASI
16 -Treatment Planning Using the MATRS and ASI

16 -Treatment Planning Using the MATRS and ASI
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
00:00 / 57:24
 
1X

Objectives
• Examine how Addiction Severity Index information can be used for clinical applications and assist in program evaluation activities.
• Identify differences between program-driven and individualized treatment planning processes.
• Gain a familiarization with the process of treatment planning including considerations in writing and prioritizing problem and goal statements and developing measurable, attainable, time-limited, realistic, and specific (M.A.T.R.S./SMART) objectives and interventions.
• Define basic guidelines and legal considerations in documenting client status.

June 22, 2018
275 -Recovery Oriented Systems of Care
275 -Recovery Oriented Systems of Care

275 -Recovery Oriented Systems of Care
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Recovery Oriented Systems of Care Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP Executive Director: AllCEUs Counselor Continuing …

June 20, 2018
274 -Domestic Violence and Mental Health
274 -Domestic Violence and Mental Health

274 -Domestic Violence and Mental Health
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Learn about the impact of domestic violence on people, the prevalence of domestic violence against men and some unique challenges they face and resiliency factors that assist people in recovering after domestic violence.

June 16, 2018
14 -Client, Family and Community Education Skills
14 -Client, Family and Community Education Skills

14 -Client, Family and Community Education Skills
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
00:00 / 40:57
 
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Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast Hosted by Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes Executive Director: AllCEUS.com Counselor Training …

June 16, 2018
273 -Psychological Triage and First Aid
273 -Psychological Triage and First Aid

273 -Psychological Triage and First Aid
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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Psychological triage helps parents, clergy, counselors, teachers, employers and non-clinical staff identify people experiencing a crisis earlier and provide basic care to assist them in readjusting after a crisis. Provided adequate social support and necessary resources, most people adjust after a trauma without needing professional intervention. A CEU course based on this podcast can be found at https://allceus.com/webinar

June 13, 2018
272 -Parenting Skills
272 -Parenting Skills

272 -Parenting Skills
Counselor Toolbox

 
 
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This very brief overview identifies how parenting and teaching children of different ages requires different approaches based on their physical, cognitive, emotional, social and moral development. A CEU course based on this podcast can be found at https://www.allceus.com/member/cart/index/product/id/101/c/

June 9, 2018
13 -Models of Treatment Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast

13 -Models of Treatment Addiction Counselor Exam Review Podcast
Addiction Counselor Exam Review

 
 
00:00 / 22:34
 
1X