The ASAM Criteria is the most widely used and comprehensive set of guidelines for placement, continued stay, and transfer of patients with addiction and co-occurring conditions. It defines the standards for assessing patients with substance use disorder to determine the type and intensity of treatment needed.

Mental Health Counseling

Mental health counseling is a form of therapy that helps individuals improve their emotional and psychological well-being. The ultimate goal is to help individuals manage their symptoms, build resilience, and improve their quality of life.

Specialized Groups

Specialized groups in counseling and therapy refer to groups that focus on specific issues or populations. Examples include addiction support groups, grief counseling groups, and teen support groups.

Clinical Supervision

Supervision is a process that involves a trained adult providing guidance and support to learners as they navigate their educational journey. It is important because it ensures that learners receive personalized attention and feedback, assists them in setting and achieving goals, and helps them build the necessary skills to become self-directed learners. Additionally, supervision can provide accountability and ensure that learners are meeting the requirements of their chosen learning path.

Trainings and Workshops

Summerlane Counseling community training workshops are specifically designed to meet the learning needs of staff and can be provided as a one-time event or as a more intensive series of several full or half-day trainings. Our workshop offerings and address a variety of specialized clinical themes and issues.