Magazine article Addiction Professional

Continuing Education Quiz

Magazine article Addiction Professional

Continuing Education Quiz

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Earn continuing education credits by taking this quiz on the article that begins on page 22 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 tool to engage jail inmates

1. Federal data indicate that the number of local jail inmates found to be dependent on alcohol or drugs exceeds this ratio.

a. Two-fifths

b. One-half

c. Two-thirds

2. The "Changing Course" journal described in the article uses writing exercises, factual information and this feature to engage the individual who has substance use problems.

a. Treatment information

b. A bibliography

c. Visually appealing images

3. Interactive Journaling might prove to be an effective tool in local jails because:

a. Incarceration provides a potentially valuable "teaching moment" for the offender.

b. Jail personnel are not interested in addressing inmates' substance use issues.

c. Journaling can supplement the vast amount of treatment resources available in local jails.

4. The study that examined the effects of the Changing Course journal compared the journal's effects with those of:

a. …

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