Accommodating students with mood lability depression and bipolar disorder
For others, they fall quickly into extreme behaviors.Frequency, intensity, and chronicity are the factors that define severity. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.The field of eating disorders grows daily and new information may emerge that supersedes these course materials.Before you treat someone as an outpatient, make sure the person’s health is stable.Most individuals with eating disorders have mild to serious medical conditions directly related to their behaviors.What the patient tells you will direct you to an area on which to focus.
As you’re assessing type and severity, keep in mind additional concerns presented to you.You’ll want to gain an understanding of the patient’s range of issues. In addition, physical complications, personality structure, and other kinds of impulsive behaviors complicate treatment, yet need to be addressed.The eating disorder is the surface coping mechanism for all underlying mood and personality disturbances. Net is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Net maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Net, provider #1107, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Net is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. Net is approved by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, & Marriage and Family Therapist Board (OH-CSWMFT) to offer continuing education for counselors, social workers, and MFTs. The materials in this course are based on the most accurate information available to the author at the time of writing. Course format (distance learning - online activity). Net has been approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP), ACEP #6323.