Up to half of people improve over a ten-year period.
People affected typically use a high amount of healthcare resources.
This advanced course will help you gain a working knowledge of the complexities of hard-to-treat eating disorders so you can provide better psychological care.
The course focuses primarily on the various medical, psychiatric, and collateral problems that complicate the recovery process along with the best psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacologic strategies to help these patients.
Another type, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) may reduce the risk of suicide. While medications do not cure BPD, they may be used to help with the associated symptoms. Females are diagnosed about three times as often as males.
However, they may feel overwhelmed by negative emotions ("anxiety, depression, guilt/shame, worry, anger, etc."), experiencing intense grief instead of sadness, shame and humiliation instead of mild embarrassment, rage instead of annoyance, and panic instead of nervousness.
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. This course material will equip clinicians with an intermediate to advanced understanding of the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of eating disorders.
Course format (distance learning - online activity). Net is approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. Net solely is responsible for all aspects of the program. The field of eating disorders grows daily and new information may emerge that supersedes these course materials.
The groups are designed to help those in treatment develop behavioral skills through group work and homework assignments.
These assignments provide individuals with the opportunity to practice learned skills in day-to-day life.