Diagnosis, Prognosis and Treatment of Mental Disorders (30CE)

Total Hours: 30

No Book to Buy - Online Text

Unlimited Test Retakes

Sponsor Approval: Please visit our provider approval page for a list of national and state sponsored approvals.

Course delivery method and format: self-paced online training.

Course Requirements:

1. Course Reading,

2. Online PostTest

3. Course Evaluation.

After successfully completing the Course Reading, PostTest and Evaluation a certificate of completion will be issued online.

Course Presenter:  Dr. Kathleen Gates, PhD. License clinical Psychologist graduated from the University of Vermont. She has 40 years of clinical experience in a private practice setting. She’s provided clinical supervision for pre and post-doctoral interns in a community outreach clinic. She has consulted extensively with physicians, community leaders and the police.

Intermediate level course

Course Description:  For those with severe and persistent mental illness, integrated treatment emphasized the correspondence between the treatment models for mental illness and the need for medication. This course looks at medication and possible side effect. The clinician will identify patient's that need to be referred for medication evaluations. The course also looks at diagnosic code as set forth by ICD10.

Course Objectives

The clinician will be able to demonstrate diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of mental disorders,

The clinician will be able to classify severe mental illness.

The clinician will be able to show evidence based practices.

The clinician will be able to classify ICD 10.

The clinician will be able to identify the most commonly used Psychological Tests and their availability.

The clinician will be able to differentiate commonly used medications to treat mental disorders.