Tue, Jan 12, 2021 - 12:00 PM

Evidence-based Screenings and Assessments for Substance Use Disorders

Fri, Feb 26, 2021 - 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Stevi Harper, LPC, LADC with Sheelagh Tallman, RN


Substance use has been labeled a public health problem of epidemic proportion by the National Center on Addiction and Drug Abuse. Substance use concerns touch all populations treated at Parkside, and most significantly, the adolescents and adults. Not only does substance use during adolescence increase risk for adverse…

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Ethical Problems and Planning in Social Media Use for Health Care Professionals

Fri, Sep 10, 2021 - 12:00 PM - 03:15 PM

What kinds of information is it useful and ethical for therapists to share on social media like Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, and Instagram? How are psychotherapists to handle “Friending” and “fanning” requests from clients? What are the threats to confidentiality and therapeutic boundaries that are posed by the use of social media sites, texts, or tweets in therapist-client communication?

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The Assessment and Treatment of OCD

Wed, May 26, 2021 - 08:00 AM - 04:15 PM

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a chronic and disabling condition. In this workshop, attendees will receive comprehensive information on the nature, diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of this disorder.

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Overview of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Diagnosis, Assessment, and Treatment

Fri, Apr 02, 2021 - 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

“I’m just so OCD…” That phrase is often heard to describe pickiness or quirkiness in a lighthearted way, when in fact obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a serious but treatable psychiatric condition that disrupts the lives of millions of people across the country.

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