1. Screening & Assessment
2. Crisis Prevention & Management
3. Treatment & Recovery Planning
5. Management and Coordination of Care
6. Education of the Person, Their Support System & the Community
7. Professional Responsibility
A special issue of IC&RC Insights, our electronic newsletter, on January 27 was dedicated to Co-Occurring Disorders.
You can also visit the IC&RC blog for the most up-to-date Co-Occurring Disorders resources.
Approved Study Guide
To improve professionals’ understanding of co-occurring disorders, IC&RC has approved a study guide for the CCDP examination. After thorough review, THE BASICS, 2nd Edition: A Curriculum for Co-Occurring Psychiatric and Substance Disorders is endorsed as an excellent resource for professionals preparing for their exam or who want to further their knowledge of this important subject. The two-volume set, by Rhonda McKillip, M.Ed., LMHC, MAC, CCDCIII, CDP, contains over 1,600 references, as well as detailed lesson content and handouts for group, topics and information for individual sessions, and a cross-training guide for mental health and chemical dependency professionals.
IC&RC Member Boards may order THE BASICS at a discount for resale to professionals.