From our partners at NBHAP. This one-hour CE course with Dr. Patrick Lockwood gives practitioners and treatment professionals an up-to-date understanding of the special challenges faced by LGBT persons with substance use disorders (SUDs). The following three objectives will be accomplished.

First, understand the data on substance use disorders (SUDS) in the LGBT community.

  • Prevalence, morbidity, and treatment utilization.
  • Co-occurring conditions.
  • Comorbid conditions.

Second, explore the impact of specific cultural/social determinants of health associated with the community.

  • Internalized homophobia (and similar minority stressors).
  • App culture.
  • Chemsex.

Finally, develop a basic understanding of evidence-based treatments for LGBT persons with SUDs.

  • CBT.
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI).
  • Contingency Management (CM).

No Refunds

Course Information

Estimated Time: 1 Hour

Difficulty: Intermediate

LGBT Persons & Substance Use Disorders: Special Considerations for Treatment Providers


Members get this course for free!

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