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Title The best assessment & treatment strategies for the co-occurrence of mental health illness & substance abuse / [presented by Timothy Scanlan]
Published [Eau Claire, Wisconsin] : PESI Inc., 2010
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (359 minutes)
Summary Critical skills to effectively screen and assess for dual diagnoses in your clients -- Evidence-based treatment for dual diagnosis -- The latest medication issues for co-occurring disorders You see clients daily with complaints of anxiety, depression, suicidal ideation, substance abuse problems or combinations of symptoms. How do you investigate and differentiate whether these problems are primarily psychiatric/psychological, versus primarily substance induced, or some combination of both? This seminar recording will show you how to provide quality care to clients with co-occurring disorders, and work effectively with others who participate in their care. Take home clinically-tested methods to screen for psychiatric and/or substance use disorders and understand the diagnostic challenges of both. You will also learn state-of-the-art treatment approaches for working with these clients and understand the recommended approaches to medication management. Dr. Tim Scanlan is an experienced clinician and educator in the field of addiction medicine and presents a straight-forward and often light-hearted clinical approach to dual diagnosis problems. His presentations are filled with practical, real-life strategies. Leave this program with a clearer understanding and a comprehensive approach to assessment and treatment
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed October 02, 2015)
Previously released as DVD
In English
Subject Dual diagnosis.
Mental illness.
Mental illness -- Diagnosis.
Mental illness -- Treatment.
Substance abuse.
Substance abuse -- Diagnosis.
Substance abuse -- Treatment.
Genre/Form Lectures.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Scanlan, Timothy, speaker