Knowledge Application Program (KAP) E-Learning offers online continuing education for substance use treatment professionals. Take courses for professional growth or for continuing education hours to maintain certification or licensure. All courses are free, but specific accrediting bodies may charge a fee for awarding continuing education units (CEUs) for applicable courses. Check with your professional organization prior to doing the course work.
Courses discuss such topics as prescription medication misuse, acamprosate treatment for alcohol use disorder, organizational development, and anger management for clients with substance use disorders and mental health conditions.
Learn the components of anger, and review steps for assessing and planning anger management interventions for people with mental and substance use disorders.
Prescription Misuse, Abuse, and Dependence
Learn about trends in the use, abuse, and dependence of prescription medication and compare specific classes of medication (Part 1 of 2).
Addressing Prescription Addiction
Learn about how to screen, assess, and plan treatment for people who are dependent on prescription medication (Part 2 of 2).
Acamprosate for Alcohol Use Disorders
Learn about the medication acamprosate, how to use it to treat people with alcohol use disorders, and other information for patients and prescribers.