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Personality Disorders: What am I supposed to do now?
Personality Disorders have long been an enigma for therapists. What do you do? How do you identify them with any clarity? Is there any treatment for clients living with them? This training will give an overview of current thought on Personality Disorders and their diagnosis. It will look at diagnosis based upon the DSM 5, and will review current research on viable treatments currently available. Time will be spent on looking at Borderline Personality Disorder, what is known about its origins, impairments, biology, and treatment, and how to remove the stigma associated with the diagnosis.

Learning Objectives
Learn current diagnostic criteria for Personality Disorders
Learn what current literature on the subject says
Learn when to treat and when not to treat
Understand complications of PDs
Learn reasons clients with Personality Disorders enter therapy
Understand how to set reasonable therapeutic goals
Learn about the underpinnings of treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder
Be able to diagnosis BPD
Tools for talking with a client about the diagnosis of BPD

This webinar is approved by the Oklahoma State Board of Licensed Social Workers provider #20230014 and will serve as Category 1 credits for all social workers in Oklahoma.

On October 07, 2022 the Oklahoma State Board of Behavioral Health approved an additional stay of enforcement for all face-to-face CEU requirements, including Ethics and Supervision. All technology assisted CEU's accrued between January 01, 2023 and December 31, 2023 may count towards the face-to-face renewal requirements, including ethics and supervision, for all current licensure periods.

The Tristesse Grief Center has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7131. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Tristesse Grief Center is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

More approval information can be found at thegriefcenter.org

Mar 17, 2023 09:00 AM in Central Time (US and Canada)

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Emilie Smith
Emilie has a Bachelor's Degree in Social Science - Psychology from Marylhurst University, and a Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology from Lewis and Clark College, Graduate School of Professional Studies. She has worked in Community Mental Health and had a private practice. She learned Dialectical Behavioral Therapy from it's developer, Dr. Marsha Linehan. She has run DBT programs in various agencies and has trained multiple clinicians in its use. At The Grief Center she works with adults and teens, both with individual and group therapy, as well as presents multiple CEU trainings throughout the year.