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HUM8695 - THE APPLICATIONS OF HUMOR IN PSYCHOTHERAPY: AN OVERVIEW FOR MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIANS

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    HUM8695
    Title: THE APPLICATIONS OF HUMOR IN PSYCHOTHERAPY: AN OVERVIEW FOR MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIANS

    Description: The objective of this course is to provide the mental health clinician with a comprehensive introductory overview of the appropriate and inappropriate uses of humor in psychotherapy. When the trainee completes this course, he/she will:

    - Understand the nature of humor and the history of the use of humor in psychotherapy
    - Know the benefits and risks of using humor in psychotherapy
    - Grasp the contraindications and misuses of humor in psychotherapy
    - Comprehend the complications of using humor with different patient populations: adult, child, adolescent, groups, couples
    - Learn skills in applying humor successfully in psychotherapy

    This course is primarily designed for clinicians in the earlier stages of their career, or for more advanced clinicians reviewing basic concepts in this area.

    This course was written by Jad Tompkins, LCSW, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 10 years experience in clinical practice. He has been involved in researching humor and its uses in psychotherapy for much of the last decade. He currently provides both psychotherapy and training services at Emory University, and maintains a private practice.

     

    This course is approved for 8 contact hours by the following certifying bodies:

    National approvals accepted in most states:

    The National Board of Certified Counselors, NBCC Provider number 6071

    yourceus.com, Inc., provider #1104, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program.

    yourCEUs.com, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 11/15/2014 to 11/15/2017. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers participating in this course will receive 8 clinical continuing education clock hours.

    The National Association of Social Workers through approval by NASW GA

    States with their own approval process:

    The Minnesota Board of Social Work, Provider #CEP-1 

    Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling Provider Number, BAP #50-2193

    Texas Pre-approved Social Worker Provider Number: SW 5089  Contact at: www.dshs.state.tx.us/socialwork/

    Texas Pre-approved Counselor Provider Number: PC 2405  Contact at: www.dshs.state.tx.us/counselors/

    Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage and Family Therapist Board #RCS060501

    Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation #159.000931