Florida Certified Criminal Justice Specialist (CCJAS) Initial Certification (150 hours)

ADDICTION (45 Hours)
Retraining and Updating on Currently Abused Drugs (3 hours)
Drug and Alcohol Dependence: The Problem, The Solution, and Co-Occurring Disorders (3 hours)
Mind Over Matter: The Brain’s Response to Drugs. A Teacher’s Guide (3 hours)
Treatment Planning:Utilizing the Addiction Severity Index (ASI) (3 hours)
An Introduction to Treatment Medications: What Every Counselor Should Know (4 hours)
Group Treatments for Addiction (6 hours)
Implementing Change in Substance Abuse Treatment Programs (3 hours)
Treating Chronic Mental Illness & Substance Use Disorders: Individual and Group Counseling Strategies (6 hours)
A Cognitive-Behavioral Approach: Treating Cocaine Addiction (CBA-1) Module 1 (4 hours)
The Offender and Addiction – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (6 hours)
Commitment to Change – Overcoming Errors in Thinking (4 hours)

CRIMINAL JUSTICE (45 Hours)
You Can Lead a Horse to Water – Treatment Resistance and Motivation Characteristics of Offenders Who Use Substances (3 hours)
Treatment Needs and Strategies for Individuals in Various Criminal Justice Settings (12 hours)
Cluckers, Clockers, Cookers: An Introduction to Drug Control Policy for Substance Abuse Counselors (3 hours)
Criminal Addicts or Addicted Criminals?: Theories of the Drug-Crime Relationship (3 hours)
Drug Treatment Courts: An Integrated Approach (3 hours)
Major Treatment Issues for Offenders Who Use Substances (6 hours)
Screening and Assessment of Clients in the Criminal Justice System (6 hours)
Working With Families of Chemically Dependent Criminal Justice Offenders (3 hours)
The Offender and Addiction – Clinical Case Management (6 hours)

ETHICS (15 Hours)
Clinical Supervision: Models, Roles and Responsibilities, Ethics and Legal Issues (3 hours)
Considerations for the Provision of E-Therapy (3 hours)
Ethical Practice with Special Populations (3 hours)
The Importance of Ethics in Criminal Justice (3 hours)
Personal Wellness for Substance Abuse Counselors (3 hours)

COUNSELING (45 Hours)
Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment (3 hours)
Anger Management for Substance Abuse and Mental Health Clients (3 hours)
Commitment to Change – Habits That Block Change (4 hours)
Commitment to Change – The Power of Consequences (4 hours)
Counseling for Marijuana Dependence – A Manual for Treating Adults (6 hours)
Managing Depressive Symptoms in Substance Abuse Clients During Early Recovery (6 hours)
Overview of Group Therapy for Substance Abuse Treatment (8 hours)
Addiction Counseling Competencies: The Knowledge, Skills, and Attitudes of Professional Practice (Module 2) (3 hours)
Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy TIP 39 Part I (3 hours)
Substance Abuse Treatment: Group Therapy (5 hours)

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