An Overview of Addiction and Treatment Models

Learning Objectives:

  • Define addiction and list risk factors associated with addiction.
  • Discuss and explain the BioPsychoSocial disease model and how treatment models can support this medical model.
  • Summarize the biology of SUD through education of the neurochemicals dopamine and oxytocin.

About Katie Turman

Katie Turman received her BS in Social Work from Columbia College and went on to obtain her Masters in Social Work from the University of South Carolina. She is also a Licensed Addiction Counselor and has worked in the field of addiction recovery for almost 20 years.

Disclosure Statement for Katie Turman; Financial: Katie Turman receives a speaking honorarium from Mustard Consulting LLC.

About Lisa Mustard

Lisa Mustard, MPH, EdS, LMFT has worked for a college counseling center, addiction recovery center and most recently has been working with a military branch for the past 12 years. She is the host of The Therapy Show With Lisa Mustard. She is also the Founder and Owner of Mustard Consulting, LLC.

Continuing Education Contact Hours:

Mustard Consulting, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7061. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Mustard Consulting, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

An Overview of Addiction and Treatment Models

You will earn 1 NBCC Contact Hour upon completion of this course.

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