HIV and AIDS: A Therapist's Reference Guide To Treatment Issues (7 CE)

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156CE

Course Level: Intermediate

This course is for:  California LMFTs, LCSWs, and LPCCs

Course Developed By: AATBS Staff

Course Delivery: Online, Self-Paced

Course Description: This course meets the initial continuing education renewal requirements as specified by the Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) for California licensed marriage and family therapists, licensed clinical social workers, and licensed professional clinical counselors. The course content is therefore consistent with the requirements identified in Title 16 of the California Code of Regulations (16CCR), section 1887.3 (c). This course is intended to function as a comprehensive guide for understanding HIV and AIDS related prevention measures, acquisition and transmission processes, treatment approaches, psychoeducation areas, and psychotherapeutic considerations.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explain what constitutes HIV/AIDS and articulate the overall course of illness
  2. Identify and understand one recommended HIV/AIDS prevention method
  3. Describe the various ways HIV may be acquired and transmitted
  4. Identify three different medical methods for detecting and monitoring HIV/AIDS
  5. Articulate three current medical treatment approaches
  6. Analyze when and how it may be appropriate to integrate psychoeducation into treatment
  7. Identify psychotherapeutic approaches that may be applicable/useful when treating individuals from this demographic group
  8. Explain on-going considerations that are unique to this demographic group (e.g., monitoring for suicidal tendencies)

Course Format:

Course materials can be downloaded or read online. To receive a certificate of completion, you must complete a multiple-choice post-test with a score of 75% or better and complete a course evaluation. 

Course Outline:

  • Read and understand the HIV/AIDS course material
  • Review the course description and learning objectives
  • Identify HIV/AIDS prevention, transmission, and treatment options while considering the unique needs of the individual
  • Work through the post-test questions; keep in mind that answer selections should be derived from the respective reading material
  • Return to the referenced material for any missed questions and/or to better understand recommendations for HIV/AIDS prevention, detection, transmission, monitoring, and treatment

Approvals:

Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.

Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5750. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences provider #1085, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 06/19/2018 – 06/19/2021. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling - #50-11015

Florida Board of Psychology #50-5452

NYSED:

Social Workers: Association for the Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0112.

Counselors: Association for the Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Counselors as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed counselors #MHC-0165.

Marriage Family Therapists: Association for the Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage Family Therapists as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed Marriage Family Therapists #MFT-0077.

The sponsor of this program has been approved to offer Continuing Education credit for Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS) in accordance with the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders. Approval No. 20-1420.

Continuing Education licensing requirements vary by jurisdiction, are not always well defined and may even supersede the rules of a national accreditation organization. We recommend you contact the applicable state licensing board or accrediting organization for the latest regulations and specific requirements of your state when considering our programs for Continuing Education credit.

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AATBS is fully committed to conducting all activities in strict conformance with the major mental health approving boards. AATBS will comply with all legal and ethical responsibilities to be non-discriminatory in promotional activities, program content and in the treatment of program participants. The monitoring and assessment of compliance with these standards will be the responsibility of the Program Director in consultation with the members of the continuing education committee.

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Accommodations for Disabilities

To request accommodation; please contact our office at 1-800-472-1931 or email info@aatbs.com.

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