DSM-5: Changes, Issues, Implementation
This program will provide attendees with an overview of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Edition 5, its changes, issues and implementation. It will also familiarize participants with the new Cultural Interview form that is included in the DSM-5.
Friday, July 26
Three continuing education credits are available for social workers (#RSX058195) & counselors (RCX091001).
Cost: Pre-Registration $60, At the Door $70, Students $35
Participants will become proficient in using the DSM-5.
- Articulate the strengths and weaknesses of the DSM-5
- Understand the changes to the DSM-5
- Learn to handle the ambiguity involved in transitioning to a new diagnostic system
- Become familiar with the new Cultural Interview form in the DSM-5
Linda Elliott, PhD, LISW-S, ATR-BC, CNM, CPM, RMT, Adult Education Specialist, Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging