WE HAVE REACHED OUR SEATING CAPACTIY, THEREFORE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. This session runs from 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM. Registration begins at 8:30 AM.
About This Course
This workshop presents evidenced based practices for assessment of psychological disorders, with a primary emphasis on assessment of trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Semi-structured interviews, disorder specific assessment measures, and patient self-report measures that are known to be highly reliable and valid for diagnosis will be reviewed
By the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:
- Identify different types of trauma
- Describe what common reactions to trauma generally are for individuals/families/parents/community and the impact of trauma on individuals/families/parents/community
- Outline the best practices for screening psychiatric disorders in general.
- Discuss best practices for assessing trauma and PTSD
- Identify the most evidenced based assessment measures
- Discuss the relationship of PTSD to common comorbid problems
- Identify the myths of screening for trauma
Providers from Intensive Outpatient Programs, Outpatient Programs Intensive Case Management
- Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors
- Clinical Supervisors/Program Managers
- ICM Adult Case managers
Participants must attend entire presentation and complete a course evaluation in order to receive credits