Borderline Personality Disorder: Best Practices (More Info)
Description: All of our courses are approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors, the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification, Florida Board of Nursing and National Association of Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors. This course meets license renewal continuing education requirements for many licensed health professionals and is taught using text, narrated PowerPoint, video and mp3 audio. All course materials and reference materials are available free online. The learner objectives are: Identify the eight components for effective psychiatric management of borderline personality disorder; identify client characteristics which would necessitate partial hospitalization or brief or extended inpatient hospitalization; list the five components which should be included when establishing a clear treatment framework; list the four steps in responding to crises list five techniques for establishing and maintaining a therapeutic framework and alliance; list the characteristics of effective treatment plans for patients with borderline personality disorder; compare and contrast psychodynamic therapy and dialectical behavior therapy ; identify 10 features/goals for individual psychotherapeutic approaches; discuss the utilization of group, couples, and or family therapy with persons with borderline personality disorder; summarize pharmacological treatments for persons with borderline personality disorder; and identify the symptoms that can be targeted with pharmacotherapy.
Submitted by: dr.snipes
Added: Wed May 13 2009