CM-A Training

Contingency Management for Adults (CM-A) course catalog.

Whether you are an experienced clinician or new to the field of substance abuse treatment, our curriculum can help prepare you to implement Contingency Management for Adults (CM-A); an evidence-based treatment for addiction.

This interactive, multimedia course will teach you evidence-based cognitive and behavioral strategies to effectively treat adult clients presenting with substance abuse or misuse. Learn to conceptualize clients substance use and the triggers of use, structure treatment, conduct ABC assessments to identify thoughts, feelings, and behaviors related to substance use, develop behavior plans that utilize rewards to celebrate treatment successes, elicit and evaluate clients’ automatic thoughts around use, engage family or other support people in their ecology to help support treatment, and develop self-management plans to support treatment gains long after treatment has ended.

All training is Online, on-demand, and self-directed. 

Please review the overall objectives, course materials, and course learning tasks for all CM training.

We offer 3 levels of learning:

ExposureThis level is designed for professionals who are interested
in learning the CM-A treatment model. This is an online
course that offers all of the essentials to help you develop
basic competency in this model. Professionals who
complete the Exposure training will receive a certificate of
completion for 8 hours of continuing education training.

3 Months
Cost: $4
Level 1This level provides the essentials of CM but builds your
core skills with advanced conceptualization and
individualized instruction from our expert Lead Trainers.
Clinicians who complete the Level I certification can
identify themselves as a certified CM-A provider. This
level of training is eligible for 12 hours of continuing
education training.

12 Months
Cost: $10
Level 2This level includes everything you would receive in E
Level and Level 1 training as well as specialty workshops
designed for advanced professionals, individualized
instruction, identification as a CM-A Expert and the
ability to then supervise providers in this model. This level
of training is eligible for 15 hours of continuing education

18 Months
Cost: $1495

PDF Downloads: CM Training Costs | Overview Brochure

Interested in more information? See Web-Based Training, as well as our Contingency Management for Youth Addiction (CM-YA) & Contingency Management for Emerging Adults (CM-EA) course details.