Addiction Counselor Exam Secrets, Study Guide: Addiction Counselor Test Review for the Addiction Counseling Exam (Hardcover)

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Mometrix Test Preparation's Addiction Counselor Exam Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass their Addiction Counseling Exam. The exam is extremely challenging, and thorough test preparation is essential for success. Our study guide includes:

  • Practice test questions with detailed answer explanations
  • Tips and strategies to help you get your best test performance
  • A complete review of all Addiction test sections
  • Pharmacology of Psychoactive Substances
  • Counseling Practice
  • Theoretical Base of Counseling
  • Professional Issues

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The Mometrix guide is filled with the critical information you will need in order to do well on your Addiction exam: the concepts, procedures, principles, and vocabulary that the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) expects you to have mastered before sitting for your exam.

The Pharmacology of Psychoactive Substances section covers:

  • Psychoactive Substance Use Disorder
  • Terminology
  • Central Nervous System Depressants
  • Barbiturates
  • Antipsychotics (Major Tranquilizers)
  • Other Stimulants
  • The Addiction Process

The Counseling Practice section covers:

  • Screening
  • Goals and Objectives
  • Counseling Skills
  • Patient care/management
  • Resolution
  • Non-drug issues
  • Self-help programs

The Theoretical Base of Counseling section covers:

  • Addiction counseling
  • Discharge planning/continuing care
  • Disease model and stages
  • Family
  • Children of alcoholics/addicts
  • Co-dependency
  • Human growth and development

The Professional Issues section covers:

  • Law and regulation
  • Reporting
  • Infectious diseases
  • Ethics
  • Clinical
  • Research and outcome studies
  • Outpatient treatment research

...and much more

Our guide is full of specific and detailed information that will be key to passing your exam. Concepts and principles aren't simply named or described in passing, but are explained in detail. The Mometrix Addiction study guide is laid out in a logical and organized fashion so that one section naturally flows from the one preceding it. Because it's written with an eye for both technical accuracy and accessibility, you will not have to worry about getting lost in dense academic language.

Any test prep guide is only as good as its practice questions and answer explanations, and that's another area where our guide stands out. The Mometrix test prep team has provided plenty of Addiction practice test questions to prepare you for what to expect on the actual exam. Each answer is explained in depth, in order to make the principles and reasoning behind it crystal clear.

We've helped hundreds of thousands of people pass standardized tests and achieve their education and career goals. We've done this by setting high standards for Mometrix Test Preparation guides, and our Addiction Counselor Exam Secrets Study Guide is no exception. It's an excellent investment in your future. Get the Addiction review you need to be successful on your exam.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781516705573
ISBN-10: 1516705572
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
Publication Date: February 1st, 2016
Pages: 242
Language: English