Evidence-Based Treatment of Addictions - November 10, 2017
Leader: F. Michler Bishop, Ph.D. Staff Psychologist, Director, Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services, Albert Ellis Institute
Date: Friday – November 10, 2017 | 1:30pm – 4:45pm
Location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)
3 Continuing Education Credits (APA, NBCC, New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work & Mental Health Counselors)
Most clients present with multiple problems and with very different levels of motivation to change. This workshop will focus on creating evidence-based treatment plans for separate and distinct clients. There will be a focus on integrating motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral interventions, and approaches that emphasize the importance of values and spiritually-related issues. Participants will have the opportunity to practice techniques that have proven to be effective with individuals and groups. SMART Recovery, an RE & CBT-based self-help group approach, will also be discussed.
- Demonstrate the integration of Motivational Interviewing and RE/CBT to provide effective therapy, particularly for under-motivated clients
- Apply at least three RE/CBT strategies to the treatment of addictions.
- Explain some of the many SMART Recovery techniques and ways to integrate them with RE/CBT
1:30 - 2:50 - Integrating Motivational Interviewing and RE/CBT
2:50 - 3:00 - Break
3:00 - 3:30 - SMART Recovery®, an Evidence-based, Self-help Program
3:30 - 4:30 - Irrational Beliefs which may interfere with Treatment Preventing Professional Burnout
4:30 - 4:45 - Evaluations
Albert Ellis Institute (AEI) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AEI maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Albert Ellis Institute has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5145. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Albert Ellis Institute is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.m.
Albert Ellis Institute is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) State Board for Social Workers as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0131.
Albert Ellis Institute is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0019.