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Inaugural Integrated Behavioral Health Symposium

New non-credit courses in Psychodiagnostics and Psychopathology

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Get $100 off the regular price of $250 ($150 for each course)! Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for specific details on how to register. Please note this applies to field instructors only.

Non-credit courses in Psychodiagnostics and Psychopathology will be offered online by the College of Social Work beginning Feb. 15. The non-credit courses will meet the requirements for Independent Level Licensure in Clinical Practice (LISW-CP). Registration period is from Jan. 4-Feb. 13, 2018, and learners will have until April to complete all modules. You may register for one or both courses. Each non-credit course is $250. After registration closes, usernames and passwords will be emailed to participants prior to the start of the course on Feb. 15. Contact Nancy Brown (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for more information.

$250 – Psychopathology for Social Work – Click here to purchase

This asynchronous online course offered by the University of South Carolina's College of Social Work provides basic education for understanding, addressing and treating abnormal behavior using DSM-5 criteria. The course also includes content from different clinical perspectives, impacting social work practice and human service delivery programming. Deeper content on assessing and diagnosing mental disorders is discussed in Psychodiagnostics. 

Preparing for licensure is an important process. Licensure opens doors to a variety of opportunities for professional growth and ongoing development as social workers. Licensed social workers work with a variety of populations and settings, mental disorders, topics pertinent to client care, diagnosis, treatment and intervention, medication management, symptomatology, research, and other pertinent information. 

Course content includes weekly lectures, quizzes and relevant videos from a variety of sources to help contextualize your learning and improve your understanding of relevant issues in Psychopathology. Blackboard will track your activity in each area. 

$250 - Psychodiagnostics for Social Work – Click here to purchase

This asynchronous online course provides an understanding of mental health diagnostic assessment and testing, differential diagnosing of specific DSM-5 disorders, and a review of treatment modalities for mental disorders. The DSM-5 criteria will be utilized throughout the course, although some discussion of the ICD-10 will be referenced. The content is presented from a social work perspective but applicable to other disciplines. Course content is especially relevant for learners who have already taken a psychopathology course or plan to pursue advanced clinical licensure, such as South Carolina's LISW-CP license. 

Course content includes weekly lectures, quizzes, and relevant videos from a variety of sources to help contextualize your learning and improve your understanding of relevant issues in Psychopathology. Blackboard will track your activity in each area. 

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