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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Substance Use Disorders (SUDs)

A presentation for Simon Fraser University’s Clinical Psychology graduate students.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Define the prevalence of SUDs and describe rationale for psychological intervention with people affected by this disorder

  • Identify how language choices influence client care and outcomes

  • Describe theory and select interventions of Cognitive Behavior Therapy for SUD

  • Refer to  list of resources for further information on psychosocial treatments for SUDs