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Recovery-Oriented Approach Online Course

​Description

This course is intended for mental health, addiction and allied health professionals who have completed the Concurrent Disorders Core Course and have experience working with clients with concurrent disorders.  Its aim is to help these learners further their understanding of the recovery-oriented approach.  This 7-week course consists of 7 modules, allowing learners to focus on one module for each week.

While this course is part of the Concurrent Disorders Certificate, most of the content is applicable not just to those recovery from both mental illness and substance use issues but to those recovering from one or the other.

Learning Objectives

After successfully completing the program, participants will be able to:

  • recognize the philosophical foundations of recovery in mental health and addiction practice
  • apply the principles of recovery to client interactions
  • explain the importance of culturally competent care in recovery
  • describe particular considerations related to working with recovering clients from certain diverse population groups
  • describe how the recovery approach applies to the assessment process
  • identify characteristics of an individualized care plan
  • describe various types of strategies for recovery care
  • explain how a strengths-based approach relates to recovery
  • describe the importance of building support systems to the recovery process
  • reflect on ethical practice in recovery care, including the role played by clinicians values
  • apply the CLEOS approach to determine ethically strong responses to conflicts and issues

 

Time/Date

TBA

Delivery Method

Online

Cost

$325

 
We apologize for the inconvenience.
 
Refunds for advance (prior to start date) cancellation will be subject to an administrative fee of $50.00.
 
Withdrawals from a course are accepted within one week from the course's start date and is subject to an administrative fee of $100.00

 

Cancellation notice must be communicated in writing by email.
 

Requirements/Prerequisites

 
This course can be taken alone; however, it qualifies as an elective for the Concurrent Disorders Certificate Program.
 
Electives must be taken within a four-year period after completing the core course; any courses taken prior to the core program will not count toward the certificate.
 
Participants will need to either re-take those courses or select electives that they have not previously taken.
 
The Concurrent Disorders Core Course must be taken first and then you will need to complete only 2 electives (listed below):
 

 

Certification/Credits

 

This course can be taken alone; however, it qualifies as an elective for the Concurrent Disorders Certificate Program.

 

Accreditation

 
This course can be taken alone; however, it qualifies as an elective for the Concurrent Disorders Certificate Program.

 

Affilliation/Partnership

University of Toronto 

 

Registration

At this time, we are not accepting cheques, due to a variety of issues surrounding this form of payment for our courses.

Refunds for advance (prior to start date) cancellation will be subject to an administrative fee of $50.00.

Withdrawals from a course are accepted within one week from the course's start date and is subject to an administrative fee of $100.00
 
Cancellation notice must be communicated in writing by email.
 
TBA

Contact

Robyn Steidman

Education Assistant

416-535-8501 x36640

robyn.steidman@camh.ca

 

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