Borderline Personality Disorder, The Chameleon of Psychopathology
This presentation will review Developmental, Behavioral, Psychoanalytical and Neurobiological theories for the etiology and structure of person with BPD. Each segment of the presentation will provide theory with illustrations that are measurable as well as understanding the importance of individualized Person-Centered Treatment plans to successful treatment and reduce self-harm and harm to others behavior.
- Discuss the shift of diagnostic criteria for Borderline Personality Disorder in the DSM IV-TR AND DSM-V
- Discuss the differential diagnosis and developmental issues of Borderline Personality Disorder.
- Apply the perspectives of Borderline Personality Disorder developmentally.
- Describe the use of an integrated theory of Borderline Personality Disorder in treatment.
- Recognize the “Spectrum “ of symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder.
- Identify the theories of Borderline Personality Disorder, according to Mahler, Kohut, Masterson, Messner, Adler, and Winnicott.
- Explain the significance of “boundaries” and client safety in treatment for Borderline Personality Disorders.
- Summarize the use of “client-resistance” and “manipulation” in treatment with Borderline Personality Disorders.
- Recognize the effect of Developmental Trauma in Borderline Personality Disorders.
- “self-assess” whether working with clients having Borderline Personality Disorders is an appropriate therapeutic “match” for you.
Target Audience: Psychologists, Social Workers, Addiction Counselors, & Licensed Professional Counselors
Content level: Beginner to intermediate
2 CE hour credits approved by ASWB, NAADAC, & NBCC
- Lectures 3
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 2 hours
- Skill level Beginner to Intermediate
- Language English
- Students 1001
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Yes
You May Like
Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at 6:30- 8:30 PM EST. 5:30-7:30 PM Central Time