12 Steps and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Approaches in Treatment for Addiction

As part of this training you will examine the key principles and benefits of 12- Steps and CBT interventions in treatment for addiction/substance misuse. This is an interactive course.

Background and Research

You will examine the background to 12- Steps and CBT approaches, You will also explore the research evidence supporting 12-Steps and CBT approaches in treatment for addiction.

Criticisms of 12-Steps and CBT in treatment for addiction

You will investigate the criticisms of 12-Steps and CBT in treatment for addiction. You will also examine the conflicts between 12-steps and CBT approaches in treatment for addiction.

Similarities between 12-Steps and CBT in treatment for addiction

You will learn about the similarities in 12-Steps and CBT approaches in treatment for addiction through Steps 1 to 12 of the 12-Steps programme.