ESFT Individual Diagnosis in Clinical Case Formulation
September 13 @ 1:15 pm - 4:30 pm$90
This workshop is designed to help the family systems oriented practitioner understand the importance of individual-level assessment or diagnosis and to learn strategies for integrating this information into a comprehensive systemic case formulation. An overview of the DSM-5 will be given. The major changes from DSM-IV TR to DSM-5 are reviewed for child and adolescent diagnostic categories. In addition, attention is given to several of the more established rating scales which are used to facilitate the diagnostic process.
1) recognize individual level data when designing family systems oriented treatment;
2) identify the major DSM-5 child and adolescent disorders;
3) strengthen skills in obtaining meaningful individual data and in making diagnoses.