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Cognitive Behavioral Case Planning for Substance Abuse Disorders

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Amos House

460 Pine Street

Providence, Rhode Island 02907

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There is a large body of evidence that demonstrates the value of using Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (CBT) to assist men and women in their struggles to remain drug and alcohol free. CBT offers a series of tools to change negative thought patterns and behaviors to positive thoughts and behaviors.

This workshop will review the key characteristics of CBT and provide an opportunity to practice newly learned skills and techniques.

Objectives:

  • Review key characteristics of CBT : problem focused, problem solving, goal directed, theory driven

  • Case formulation using problem list worksheets

  • Review relapse prevention model including relapse episode worksheet (chain analysis)

  • Review of relapse interventions.

Coffee and light refreshments will be served.

A certificate of completion will be provided to all participants that complete the session. The certificate can be used to apply for CEUs for various disciples such as social work, peer certification and more.

Trainer: Eileen Hayes, President & CEO of Amos House, has been a social worker for 33 years. She received her Masters Degree from NYU School of Social Work in 1984. Throughout her career she has held a variety of positions including the Director of Services for Adolescents and Young Families at the YWCA of New York and the Director of Parenting Education Services for the New York City Department of Health. From 1990 to 2001 she combined her private psychotherapy practice with her work as a national consultant for MDRC, a research organization that implemented a range of promising programs to address issues of poverty and unemployment for unemployed and underemployed adults throughout the country. Ms. Hayes joined Amos House in 2001 as President/CEO. Amos House is a social service agency and soup kitchen in Providence Rhode Island that provides recovery housing, training and employment for poor and homeless men, women, and children.

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