Introduction to Group Therapies - Part 2
(Group Part 2)

This course is not currently offered on-line, only in the Hilo classroom.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
• This is Part 2 of an 18-hour training aimed at providing an introduction to Group Therapies for the counselor, nurse, or other professional
• This course directly relates to the domains of assessment, counseling, case management, client education, and professional responsibility, with a specific substance abuse focus.

OBJECTIVES: (Behavioral Terminology)
Upon completion, the learner will be able to identify:
1. Theories of Group Therapy;
2. Group Therapy techniques that may be used in the treatment of substance use disorders and frequently encountered co-morbid mental disorders;
3. Appropriate assessments, interventions, professionalism, and supportive measures such as case management and client education for the professional who is caring for the chemically impaired individual;
4. Evidence based interventions that can be applied in private and professional settings.