Clinical Supervision and Professional Development of the Substance Abuse Counselor: A Treatment Improvement Protocol

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Clinical Supervision and Professional Development of the Substance Abuse Counselor: A Treatment Improvement Protocol

Description

The Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) series provide best practices guidance to clinicians, program administrators, and payors to help improve the treatment of substance use disorders.

This TIP focuses primarily on the teaching, coaching, consulting, and mentoring functions of clinical supervisors. It is organized into three parts:

  • Part 1 for substance abuse clinical supervisors focuses on providing appropriate supervision methods and frameworks.
  • Part 2 for program administrators focuses on providing administrative support to implement adoption of the counseling recommendations made in Part 1.
  • Part 3 for clinical supervisors, program administrators, and interested counselors is an online literature review that provides an indepth look at relevant published resources.

Developer:

The CDM Group, Inc; JBS International, Inc.

Funding Sources:

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S.)

History

Release Date: 2009
Original Summary: September 2011
Last Updated: 05/15/13

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