Disorders of Children and Adolescents

The course that is being presented this week in our face-to-face Substance Abuse Counselor Training at PAHA is part of our DSM-IV TR for the Addictions Professional Series: “Disorders of Children and Adolescents”. This is a 6-hour course that is also available at our on-line training center anytime at http://substanceabusecounselortraining.com which covers the topic of disorders of children and adolescents with a specific substance abuse focus for Nurses, Counselors, and other Health Professionals.

Here are the topics covered in this course:

  1. Introduction to Disorders of Children and Adolescents
  2. Pervasive Developmental Disorders including Autistic Disorder, Asperger’s Syndrome, Rett’s Disorder, and Childhood Disintegrative Disorder
  3. Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity (ADHD)
  4. Ritalin and Adderall Misuse
  5. Disruptive Behavioral Disorders including Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder
  6. Bullying
  7. Youth Violence
  8. Adolescent Substance Use
  9. Childhood Anxiety Disorders
  10. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  11. Child and Adolescent Mood Disorders
  12. Tourette’s Disorder
  13. Adjustment Disorders
  14. Intervention & Assessment

To enroll in this course on-line please visit http://substanceabusecounselortraining.com. For more information about our face-to-face courses, please see our schedule at: http://addictionsprofessional.com/csac-certification/our-schedule

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