Title: Psychopathology, Differential Diagnosis and the DSM-5: An Introductory Overview for Mental Health Clinicians
- Comprehend the history, use, and structure of the DSM-5.
- Understand the organization of the DSM-5
- Know how to utilize the DSM-5 for diagnosis
- Grasp the most common diagnostic errors and how to get them right
- Comprehend the key changes from the DSM-IV-TR to the DSM-5
Barbara McLaughlin, MDIV, LCSW is the clinical supervisor at Advantage BHS in Athens, GA, and an experienced writer and trainer in the field of social work. She has almost 20 years of experience as a clinician and has served as the Director of Social Work at the Clark Center at Memorial Medical Center
Charlie Safford is the president and owner of yourceus.com. Mr. Safford has over thirty-five years of post-masters experience as a clinical therapist. In addition to his work as a therapist, he has been a trainer and training developer for over twenty years.
yourceus.com has been approved by NBCC as an approved continuing education provider, ACEP No. 6071. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. yourceus.com is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
yourceus.com, Inc., provider #1104, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.
yourCEUs.com, Inc. maintains responsibility for this course. ASWB Approval Period: 11/15/2020 to 11/15/2023. Social workers participating in this course will receive 4 clinical continuing education clock hours.
This course is approved for 4 contact hours by the following certifying bodies:
The National Association of Social Workers through approval by NASW GA
States with their own approval process:
Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling Provider Number, BAP #50-2193