(Course Code DTA)


Materials for this course are available online. THERE IS NO FEE UNTIL YOU SUBMIT YOUR COMPLETED ANSWER SHEET AND REGISTRATION FORM TO CM HOME STUDY FOR PROCESSING. At that time a registration fee of $89 is required to be submitted with your Registration and Answer Sheet Form.

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  1. Print out the following from CM Home Study website (PDF format).
    a. Registration and Answer Sheet Form
    b. Test Questions
    c. Course Evaluation Form
  2. Obtain and read course reading materials by Clicking here. The text for this course is from the US Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute on Drug Abuse. You will only need to read the first five articles in "Approaches to Drug Abuse Counseling." for this course.The required articles are:
    a. Introduction and Overview
    John J. Boren, Lisa Simon Onken, and Kathleen M. Carroll
    b. Dual Disorders Recovery Counseling
    Dennis C. Daley
    c. The CENAPS® Model of Relapse Prevention Therapy (CMRPT®)
    Terence T. Gorski
    d. The Living In Balance Counseling Approach
    Jeffrey A. Hoffman, Ben Jones, Barry D. Caudill, Dale W. Mayo and Kathleen A. Mack
    e. Treatment of Dually Diagnosed Adolescents: The Individual Therapeutic Alliance Within a Day Treatment Model
    Elizabeth Driscoll Jorgensen and Richard Salwen
  3. Based on the course materials, answer the 36 questions. Mark an X on the best response to each item on the separate printed Registration and Answer Sheet Form. The Answer Sheet can be used for up to 60 answers. USE ONLY ANSWERS 1 THROUGH 36 FOR THIS COURSE.
  4. Complete the printed Course Evaluation Form.
  5. MAIL or FAX your completed Registration and Answer Sheet Form, Course Evaluation Form, and $89 registration fee before the date indicated on the Registration and Answer Sheet Form to:

    CM Home Study
    6082 Paseo Encantada
    Camarillo, CA 93012

    CM Home Study cannot always accommodate “signature required” mail. You may fax your answer sheet or call/email Mail@CMHomeStudy.com to confirm receipt.

    Fax: 805-484-7677
    Telephone: 805-383-9010