Understanding Research Concepts
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Why Should I Take This Course?

  • Bridging the gap between addiction research and treatment, and linking research with treatment are among the most critical issues in substance abuse.


  • Research evidence on effective treatment is disseminated primarily through published articles. Adopting these treatment strategies requires learning about the research.


  • Some addiction counselors are intimidated by published research because they are unfamiliar with research terminology, concepts, and issues.


  • By increasing your familiarity with research-related terms, issues, concepts, and principles, you will better understand research-based evidence.


  • With an increased understanding of research-based evidence, you will be able to use this knowledge in your work and provide higher quality treatment to your clients.
     
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