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Substance Abuse - CE553
Substance Abuse
Helping Women and Their Children

CE553 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Judith Sutherland, RN, MN, PhD and Susanne J. Pavlovich-Danis, RN, MSN, ARNP-C, CDE, CRRN
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The goal of this program is to provide nurses, health educators, occupational therapists, pharmacists, physicians and social workers with information about women and substance abuse and associated disorders, the developmental stages of substance abuse and the critical components of intervention and treatment. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Define the disorders associated with substance abuse in women
  • Describe the developmental stages of substance abuse in women
  • Identify three consequences of substance abuse in women

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 11/20/2016

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