This 3 CE update is intended to highlight the changes from DSM-IV-R To the current DSM5.
Developed by: Karen Albig Smith, LMFT, LCAS, MAC, CAP, SAP, SAE
Description: Learners will get an overview of the changes from the DSMIV-R to the DSM5. Changes include the elimination of the use of the term - mental retardation, the subtypes of schizophrenia, criteria for bipolar disorder, and there are new specifiers for depressive disorders. Learners will be able to differentiate tic disorders from body-focused repetitive disorders. Adjustment Disorders have been re-conceptualized in DSM-5 and there are new refinements in the criteria for Oppositional Defiant Disorder. Major differences have been described for Asperger’s disorder, and there are new age-of-onset specifiers for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. The study guide will discuss the changes in the substance-related and addictive disorders. In addition, the study guide will explain why the change away from AXIS diagnosis. Some disorders have been eliminated and new ones added.
CE Broker #s: OL 20-505378
Methods: Pre-test, study guide, posttest and evaluation, internet sources via URLs, Q&A by email.
Content Area: Clinical evaluation and assessment
Purpose: Learners will be able to describe the significant differences between the DSMIV-R and DSM5 for use in the diagnostic assessment of persons with mental and nervous disorders.
Target Audience: Psychologists, school psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, licensed professional counselors, mental health counselors, nurses, employee assistance professionals, addiction professionals, behavioral health technicians, and other allied professionals.
States that accept Program Services credits because of our national approvals: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin
Accepts Program Services credits because we hold another state SW board approval: Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia Cross-disciplinary
States with no specified requirements/limitations or self- submit after the fact Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Maine, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Wyoming, New Mexico
Program Services credits not available for Social Work in these states: Hawaii, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana
South Carolina Board of Nursing CEBroker provider #50-1651
District Columbia Board of Nursing CEBroker provider #50-1651
Allied profession approvals can be found at https://www.programservices.org/approvals?other=true
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