The Masters Series in Mental Health - How to Complete a Psychiatric Mental Status Exam : Clues to Psychopathology is organized by Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) and will be held on Apr 18, 2018 at Mountain Area Health Education Center, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America.
The target audience for this medical event is mental health professionals including substance abuse counselors, social workers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, school counselors and other professionals interested in this subject. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 3.0 hours Category A.
Course Description :
This practical workshop offers a psychiatric format for conducting mental status exams when working with children as well as adults. A variety of clinical components are carefully explored, which may enrich assessment and optimally guide treatment. Rating scales, as well as the current strategy of “Treatment to Target,” is included in this fascinating presentation. Several issues related to professional / client boundaries which may occur during these exams will also be reviewed from an ethical standpoint. Role play demonstrations will be employed to illustrate how various components of the exam are best recorded. Attendees are encouraged to bring questions and examples of ethical and logistical issues they have experienced while using Mental Status Exams in their respective clinical settings.
• Describe how to complete a psychiatric mental status exam for children and adults
• List and describe at least two rating scales as well as the main tenets and benefits of “Treatment to Target”
• Discuss ethical issues related to professional boundaries which may occur during mental status exams and how they may be best addressed
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
|Registration Type||End Date||Price|
|PER WORKSHOP - Early Fee||10 Apr,2018||USD 60.00|
|PER WORKSHOP - Conference Fee||17 Apr,2018||USD 75.00|
|GROUPS OF FIVE OR MORE (same agency) - Early Fee||10 Apr,2018||USD 45.00|
|GROUPS OF FIVE OR MORE (same agency) - Conference Fee||17 Apr,2018||USD 60.00|
|STUDENTS - Early Fee||10 Apr,2018||USD 30.00|
|STUDENTS - Conference Fee||17 Apr,2018||USD 45.00|
|MAHEC EMPLOYEES - Early Fee||10 Apr,2018||Free|
|MAHEC EMPLOYEES - Conference Fee||17 Apr,2018||USD 15.00|
|FULL SERIES Fee||17 Apr,2018||USD 200.00|
|FULL SERIES GROUPS OF FIVE OR MORE (same agency) Fee||17 Apr,2018||USD 150.00|