The ASAM Criteria

Self-Paced ASAM Criteria Training

NOTE: This is not the same training as the ASAM Continuum

Who can attend: Only those who have never taken the ASAM Criteria Skill Building in the past 5 years.

Training Description: This interactive, self-paced course is comprised of reading and recorded videos. The flow of this course uses a mix of didactive materials, case studies, learning activities, and assessments to help you understand the underlying principles of the ASAM Criteria, how to conduct a multidimensional patient assessment and determine an appropriate level of care. Further, by utilizing real-world scenarios, the course will prepare you to implement the ASAM Criteria effectively within the context of system challenges.

This is a beginner level course that you will need to complete no later than September 30, 2022. Please note: No CE’s will be given for this self-paced course.

Registration Fee: $20 (not covered by SWMBH)

Registration and Approval Process:

  1. The attendee must be referred directly through SWMBH
  2. The attendee must email Anastasia.Miliadi@swmbh.org with their name, agency, email address, and verify that they have not taken the ASAM Criteria training within the last 5 years.
  3. Once approved, the attendee will receive a link from CMHA to register and pay for the course.
  4. In the attendee’s registration confirmation email, there will be instructions on how to complete the self-paced course.

ASAM Criteria – SWMBH