ASAM Multidimensional Assessment eLearning

This effective and accessible solution for training will help practitioners understand, assess and implement the six dimensions of the American Society of Addiction Medicine's The ASAM Criteria. Each section is devoted to a certain component of The ASAM Criteria, and information is reinforced through knowledge checks and a final exam that learners must pass in order to receive credit. Skills that reinforce the module's learning objectives are practiced and applied through interactive case studies and followed up with review from Chief Editor of The ASAM Criteria, Dr. David Mee-Lee.

Learning Objectives
  • Describe the six assessment dimensions of The ASAM Criteria
  • Discuss who can benefit from these Criteria, as well as when, where and how they can be applied
  • Analyze the dimensional interaction and holistic treatment approach that are key to these Criteria
  • Demonstrate how to effectively assess and implement the Criteria through an individual's admission, service planning, treatment and discharge or transfer to continuing services
  • Practice applying the ASAM Criteria to real-life, clinical situations

Approved for five hours of NAADAC, CAADAC, NBCC & AMA PRA Continuing Education (CE).
  • Item #: ASE1
  • | 5 continuing education hours
  • | 1 minimum

$25.00 each

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ASAM From Assessment to Service Planning and Level of Care Course

Hosted by: Dr. David Mee-Lee, Chief Editor of The ASAM Criteria

This course helps practitioners understand how to work with a participant's assessment and service planning to identify the best level of care in which to provide his or her services. Skills that reinforce the module's learning objectives are practiced and applied through interactive case studies and Dr. Mee-Lee provides real-world application and description via brief video clips throughout the module.

Learning Objectives:
  • Approach assessment from an individualized, participant-focused perspective
  • Explore immediate need, multidimensional and otherwise comprehensive initial assessment
  • Identify risk, severity and level of function, as well as target areas of concern and their corresponding services
  • Demonstrate how to develop a collaborative service plan with the participant and determine an appropriate level of care placement
  • Apply knowledge gained to real-life, clinical situations


Approved for five hours of NAADAC, CAADAC, NBCC & AMA PRA Continuing Education (CE).
  • Item #: ASE2
  • | 1 minimum

$25.00 each

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Introduction to The ASAM Criteria

This effective and accessible solution for training will serve as a quick orientation and reference guide for the new edition of the American Society of Addiction Medicine's criteria for patient assessment, service planning and level of care placement. The ASAM Criteria (2013), now in its Third Edition, introduces new context and content key to the field of addiction treatment.

Approved for two hours of NAADAC, NBCC & AMA PRA Continuing Education (CE).

  • Item #: ASM3
  • | 1 minimum

$25.00 each

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