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P.O. Box 1217, Meridian, Idaho 83680

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Counseling is a professional relationship that empowers diverse individuals, families, and groups to accomplish mental health, wellness, education and career goals.
DSM 5 Webinar Series 
with Barry Watts, LCPC

11 am - 1 pm 

March 14th, 28th, 
April 11th, 25th, 
May 9th

This webinar series will provide an in-depth exploration of the DSM 5 to prepare participants for its use in their clinical practice. The webinar series will be covered in five parts as follows:  
3/14/14: Session 1 will be an introduction of the DSM 5 including treatment planning, new diagnostic categories, coverage of the new assessment instruments, and introduction to the diagnostic categories.  
3/28/14: Session 2 will cover Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders, Bipolar and Related Disorders, and Depressive Disorders.
4/11/14: Session 3 will cover Anxiety disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, Dissociative Disorders, Somatic Symptoms and Related Disorders, Feeding and Eating Disorders, and Elimination Disorders.
4/25/14: Session 4 will cover Sleep-Wake Disorders, Sexual Dysfunctions, Gender Dysphoria, Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders, and Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
5/9/14: Session 5 will cover Neurocognitive Disorders, Personality Disorders, Paraphilic Disorders, Other Mental Disorders, Medication-Induced Movement Disorders and Other Adverse Effects of Medication, Other Conditions That May Be a Focus of Clinical Attention
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