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How to Use the New Standards with Confidence
No single factor has a greater impact on insurance coverage, medication practices, clinical research, and how we think about mental disorders than the DSM. And the dramatic changes in the new DSM-5 are realities no mental health practitioner can afford to ignore.
Almost a year after its introduction, debate still swirls around DSM-5—the most radical and controversial revision of diagnostic standards in 20 years. Meanwhile, clinicians working with real clients every day want concrete guidance about how to assess and diagnose clients and be reimbursed by insurance companies in the DSM-5 era.
Here's an on-demand Networker Webcast series that gives you what you need. In 6 webcast sessions, this series covers the new DSM structure and the thinking behind it: what’s in, what’s been jettisoned, and how to assess and diagnose with confidence using the DSM-5 criteria.
Want to learn more? Sign up for The Uproar Over DSM-5 and dive into a full exploration. Start watching all 6 on-demand Webcast sessions right away. Watch them again and again for a full year. Download MP3s of each session, transcripts, and bonus readings to add to your permanent library.
Why Understanding the New DSM-5 Guidelines Is Critical to the Success of Your Practice.
Like it or not, DSM dictates how we think about mental disorders, diagnoses, clinical research, and insurance coverage. The changes in this new edition will affect how you practice, and this series covers what you need to know:
- The major controversies and heated debates surrounding this new edition and why they matter
- The new structure of DSM-5 and how it differs from DSM-IV
- Why specific diagnostic categories have been introduced and others eliminated
- The new, more precise specifiers necessary for diagnosis
- Other practical changes that will impact your clinical work and insurance reimbursement
- The forces that shaped DSM-5—economic, scientific, and political
- The role that neuroscience increasingly plays in psychological diagnosis and how that will impact the DSM moving forward
- Powerful Insights from DSM experts—proponents, critics, and clinicians on the front line.
Get the Big Picture Plus Practical Guidance on Using the New Standard from Leading DSM Experts.
To help you make sense of DSM-5 changes, we included some of the top names in the field--Allen Frances, Martha Teater, Darrel Regier, Jack Klott, Gary Greenberg, and David Mays. In this must-watch Networker Webcast series, they zero in on what you need to know about DSM-5, and how to work successfully with the new criteria in your practice.
Saving Normal: Is Psychiatric Diagnosis Out of Control?
Learn about the major problems with DSM-5, such as:
Navigating the New DSM-5: Ten Ways It Will Impact Your Practice
Examine the major revisions in DSM-5, including changes in:
Answering the Critics: Inside the Decision-Making for DSM-5
Evaluate the rationale for the changes in DSM-5, including:
Revolutionizing Diagnosis and Treatment Using DSM-5
Understand how changes in DSM-5 can lead to improved treatment with the following conditions:
The Book of Woe: DSM and the Unmaking of Psychiatry
Analyze the debates raised by DSM-5, with special attention to:
Beyond DSM-5: The Future of Treating Mental Disorders
Review the latest developments and what they tell us about the future of psychotherapy, including:
Isn't this the Kind of Information You've Been Looking for? Sign up for The Uproar Over DSM-5 and dive into a comprehensive, in-depth exploration of what you need to know and do. Start watching all 6 on-demand Webcast sessions right away.
Are You Confident About Using the New DSM-5 Standards?
Get answers to your questions. Sign up for The Uproar Over DSM-5 and get the insight and practical information to assess, diagnose, and get reimbursed under the new DSM-5 standards. Start watching all 6 on-demand Webcast sessions right away.
Just Added: Free Premium Bonus Report PLUS 2 Free CEs
We always look for ways to give you more—like this Premium Bonus Report, created exclusively for attendees of this course. It enhances your perspective on the issues and gives you the latest information about how clinicians are working with DSM-5 successfully. The Premium Report draws from recent Networker articles including:
- The Book We Love to Hate: An irresistibly readable, eye-opening examination of the scientific and historical roots of the DSM debate that will change the way you look at it.
- Shedding Light on DSM-5: A seasoned therapist trainer discusses how your colleagues all around the country are reacting to the new DSM.
- The Cult of DSM: A therapist describes what it takes to create an alternative to practicing under the yoke of the current diagnostic system.
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Candid Conversations, Probing Questions, Practical
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Watch, Listen, Read—this Great Series Gives You Multiple Ways to Learn.
- 6 streaming-video Webcast sessions available on-demand 24/7.
- Watch sessions again and again for a full year after purchase.
- Downloadable MP3s of every session. They're yours to keep forever.
- Downloadable transcripts so you can take notes or review at any time.
- Plus you get bonus materials that take you even deeper into the topic.
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DSM-5 Changes Will Affect Your Practice! Learn What to Do from these Leading Experts.
Allen Frances, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus at Duke University and former Chair of its Department of Psychiatry. He was Chair of the DSM-IV Task Force, and is the author of Saving Normal and Essentials of Psychiatric Diagnosis.
Martha Teater, M.A., is a Diplomate with the Academy of Cognitive Therapy who has trained over 4,000 clinicians on the new changes in DSM-5.
Darrel Regier, M.D., M.P.H., is Executive Director of the American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education (APIRE), and Vice Chair of the DSM-5 Task Force.
Jack Klott, M.S.S.A., is the founder of the Michigan Association of Suicidology, and the author of The Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment Planner and Suicide and Psychological Pain: Prevention That Works.
Gary Greenberg, is a practicing psychotherapist in Connecticut and author of The Book of Woe: The DSM and the Unmaking of Psychiatry.
David Mays, M.D., Ph.D., is a forensic psychiatrist practicing in Madison, Wisconsin, and author of the Major Mental Illness Pocket Guides.
Get What You Need Sign up for The Uproar Over DSM-5 and dive into a full exploration of the new standards so you can assess and diagnose with confidence. Start watching all 6 on-demand Webcast sessions right away.
Don’t be thrown by all the changes in the new DSM-5. Our new on-demand course helps you get on top of what you need to know. Sign up today.
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