Forensic Counselor Education Course


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3 steps to complete the Forensic Counselor Education Course:

  1. READ and study the Chapters identified in the Exam Questions Packet for each part.
  2. ANSWER the questions using the online Answer Sheet (70% correct to pass).
  3. PRINT the completion certificate that is automatically emailed to you

TEXTBOOK
The Forensic Counselor: Training Manual for Addiction Counselor Competency in a Forensic Treatment Setting (2011) Breining Institute (188 pages).
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SYLLABUS

FC-1951P1: Forensic Counselor Education Course, Part 1 (10 hours) – Chapters 1 through 5 – $39
Includes the correlation between substance abuse and crime, financial cost of addictive disorders, the mental health industry’s treatment of addictive disorders, introduction to the central nervous system, and research related to whether there may be genetic predisposition to addictive disorders.
Part 1 EXAM QUESTIONS PACKET
Part 1 ANSWER SHEET

FC-1951P2: Forensic Counselor Education Course, Part 2 (10 hours) – Chapters 6 through 7 – $39
Includes screening, assessment, determining level of care, outpatient treatment services, inpatient / residential treatment, criminal justice settings, and the therapeutic community,
Part 2 EXAM QUESTIONS PACKET
Part 2 ANSWER SHEET

FC-1951P3: Forensic Counselor Education Course, Part 3 (10 hours) – Chapters 8 through 10 – $39
Includes treatment issues and approaches, building a therapeutic alliance, treatment planning, elements of effective treatment, recovery maintenance / relapse prevention, and discharge planning.
Part 3 EXAM QUESTIONS PACKET
Part 3 ANSWER SHEET

FC-1951P4: Forensic Counselor Education Course, Part 4 (10 hours) – Chapters 11 through 16, Appendices A and B – $39
Includes trauma and domestic violence; anger management; parenting from a distance; methamphetamine, porn and parole; formatting assessment reports for the legal system; and ethics, laws and boundaries.
Part 4 EXAM QUESTIONS PACKET
Part 4 ANSWER SHEET

CONTINUING EDUCATION (CE) CREDIT
Any or all parts of this course may also be completed for continuing education (CE) credit.