Substance Abuse in Special Populations

Detrall Dearbone LCPC, LPC, LSOTP, LSOE, CADC, EMDR certified and Army veteran earned a Bachelor in Sociology and a Masters in Human Services with a concentration in Addictions. She is the owner of Dearbone Counseling Center, INC. She has 30 plus years working in Psychiatric Hospitals, State Mental Health Facilities, Department of Corrections, and Private Practice.

Kansas Behavioral Science Regulatory Board
Provider Number 20-001

This offering is a four-hour seminar. Attendees will examine the definition of special population in Substance use disorder. The participants will also learn what groups in the United States have special treatment needs and are underserved in receiving substance abuse treatment. As treatment providers we need to advocate and ensure that we are providing evidence-based treatment to our special population group.


Special Populations in Substance Abuse Treatment (4 CEU’s)
4 hours
Date: August 27th, 2021 9 am – 1:30 pm

TOPICS: Special Treatment Needs
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Detrall Dearbone

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  1. The attendee will be able to provide a definition of Special Populations.
  2. The attendee will list five (5) Special Population groups.
  3. The attendee will learn the definition of Co-Occurring Disorder.
  4. The attendee will learn the definition of Dual Diagnosis and Mental Illness and Substance Abuse.


Break Time: 11:00 am – 11:15 am
TOPICS: Barriers/Risk Factors to Treatment
Time: 11:15 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Detrall Dearbone

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  1. The attendee will learn barriers to substance abuse treatment for people in the special population groups.
  2. The attendee will learn community risk factors.
  3. The attendee will learn societal risk factors.
  4. The attendee will learn gender sensitive services.

CONTENT SOURCES:

TOPICS: Treatment Approaches
Time: 12:30pm – 1:15 pm
Instructor: Detrall Dearbone

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  1. The attendee will learn maladaptive compulsive patterns of substance abuse.
  2. The attendee will learn traditional healing approaches.

CONTENT SOUCES:

Quiz and Evaluation: 1:15 pm

Your license number must be included in the “additional notes” section at check out to ensure proper CEU credits for the completed class.

Location: Online via Zoom
The link will be sent out one week prior to the start of the course.

In the event of a cancellation, fully registered participants will be scheduled into the next regularly occurring seminar offered by the Sand Dollar Learning Centers.
Certificates will be released upon successful completion of the class quiz and course evaluation.


Attendees