DSM-5 Half-Day Workshop

DSM-5 Half-Day Workshop
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The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) 5 is the standard classification of mental disorders used by mental health professionals in the United States. It is essential that all clinicians become proficient in the use of this critical guide. At the conclusion of the workshop participants will have a working knowledge of: • Case Formulation • Criterion for Clinical Significance • Diagnostic Criteria and Descriptors • Subtypes and Specifiers • Principle Diagnosis • Provisional Diagnosis • Coding and Reporting Procedures • Highlights of Changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5 • Overview of Disorders in theDSM-5 with a focus on Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders, but will also discuss differential diagnosis with other psychiatric disorders in the manual.

Presenter: Mark Disselkoen, MSW, LADC, LCSW

Continuing Education Hours (CEHs): 3 CEHs

Workshops are approved by the following professional associations for continuing education hours:

-National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
-National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
-International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)
-Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors
-Nevada State Board of Nursing
-Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors
-State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers

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