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Continuing Education Quiz

December 1, 2007
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Earn continuing education credits by taking this quiz on the article that begins on page 21 of this issue. A grade of 70% or above will earn you a certificate of completion for two nationally certified continuing education hours. This is an open-book quiz. After reading the article, complete the quiz by circling one of the three multiple-choice answers for each question. Please give only one response per question. Incomplete answers will be marked as incorrect. Send a photocopy of the page along with your payment of $35 (NAADAC members) or $50 (nonmembers). Please complete fully the information section below; print clearly.

A continuing-care mindset

1. Addiction Recovery Resources of New Orleans (ARRNO) applies this type of treatment model to the treatment of the chronic disease of addiction.

a. Disease management

b. Brief treatment

c. Sequential treatment

2. ARRNO's program originally was based on a treatment model established by Metro Atlanta Recovery Residences, involving this typical residential stay.

a. 28 days

b. 45 days

c. 90 days

3. ARRNO clients with stable housing and employment generally are referred to this level of care.

a. Residential

b. Sober living

c. Intensive outpatient

4. Intensive outpatient treatment at ARRNO usually involves the direct presence of the client's:

a. Sponsor

b. Spouse

c. Employer

5. During the initial education phase of residential treatment at ARRNO, 12-Step attendance occurs:

a. As needed depending on individual circumstances.

b. Daily.

c. Three or four times a week.

6. Psychotherapy group sessions that occur in the application phase of residential treatment borrow heavily from treatment approaches for this group.

a. Trauma survivors

b. Adult children of alcoholics

c. Multiple relapsers

7. At the upper extremes, continued participation in the application phase of residential treatment at ARRNO could last:

a. Three months.

b. Six months.

c. One year.

8. In a lengthier continuing-care track at ARRNO, participants encounter this uncommon facet of treatment.

a. An out-of-pocket expense for services

b. Monetary incentives to remain in treatment

c. Anti-addiction medication trials

9. In the case study involving the financial professional in treatment, this activity was found to be driving his multiple relapses.

a. Perfectionism

b. Overachieving

c. Job burnout

10. In the case study involving the registered nurse in treatment, this harmful event ended up being used as a therapeutic opportunity.

a. Verbally abusing a patient

b. Taking another patient's medication

c. Drinking on the job

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