A course for all healthcare and mental health professionals.  Meets content requirements for Florida Nurses.

Developed by Karen Albig Smith, LMFT, LCAS, CAP, MAC, SAP, SAE

Description:  Complete with real-life vignettes this course discusses the problems and issues relating to human trafficking. The study guide answers the questions; who is at risk, services, and resources available, hotlines for reporting, and presents a validated assessment tool for identifying potential victims.  This course meets the content requirements for a course on human trafficking. Approved for Florida nurses. Applicable to all healthcare and mental health professions across the US.

1.  Learners will be able to discuss the populations at risk of human trafficking.
2.  Learners will be able to describe services, resources, hotlines and victim identification tools.

CE Credits: 2

Hour One: Populations at risk for human trafficking, services, and resources.
Hour Two: VERA Identification tool to identify trafficking victims.

CE Broker#:    20-613620

Methods: Pre-test, study guide, posttest and evaluation, internet sources via URLs, Q&A by email.

Content Area: Human Trafficking, Abuse and trauma.

Purpose: This course is developed to provide content on Human Trafficking to permit effective and early identification and assessment of victims.

Target Audience:  Psychologists, school psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, licensed professional counselors, mental health counselors, nurses, employee assistance professionals, addiction professionals, behavioral health technicians, and other allied professionals who may work with these populations.

Program Services Continuing Education is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Program Services Continuing Education maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Program Services is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program. #5978
Social Work State Licensing Board Approval Information for Continuing Education: Program Services is directly approved in Florida and Alabama for Social Workers
States that accept Program Services credits because of our national approvals: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin 
Accepts Program Services credits because we hold another state SW board approval: Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia Cross-disciplinary
States with no specified requirements/limitations or self- submit after the fact Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Maine, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Wyoming, New Mexico 
Program Services credits not available for Social Work in these states: Hawaii, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana
 National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) #86395
 Florida Board of Nursing FBN #2456 CE Broker provider # 50-1651
Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling:        BAP #162 CEBroker provider # 50-1651
Florida Board of Psychology. BAP#162 CEBroker provider # 50-1651
Florida Office of School Psychology. BAP#162 CEBroker provider # 50-1651
Florida Certification Board, Inc. #159A
Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners #0339
Georgia Board of Nursing  CEBroker provider #50-1651
South Carolina Board of Nursing  CEBroker provider #50-1651
District Columbia Board of Nursing CEBroker provider #50-1651
Allied profession approvals can be found at https://www.programservices.org/approvals?other=true

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