Classroom Course » Working with Difficult People (Part 1): Borderline, Histrionic and Narcissistic Disorders

Dates & Times:
September 07, Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Hosted By:
Felton Institute Research and Training

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Description:

This training program provides an outline of the clinical and behavioral profiles of three well-known but often misunderstood types of personality disorders. It offers some insights regarding the identification of such disorders and how to formulate treatment approaches in working with them. It also provides some guidelines in managing the destructive and self-destructive behaviors of clients with such disorders.


Early bird special pricing: Seats are discounted to $75 until August 20! After August 20, seats will be $100.

Objective:
1. Analyze and summarize the symptom presentations, cognitive and behavioral pattern of Borderline Personality.
2. Analyze and summarize the symptom presentations, cognitive and behavioral pattern of Histrionic Personality Disorder.
3. Analyze and summarize the symptom presentations, cognitive and behavioral pattern of Narcissistic Personality Disorder.
4. Identify common errors in diagnosing these personality disorders.
5. Identify co-morbid symptoms and disorders such as substance use/abuse, mood disorders associated with these personality disorders.
6. Develop and apply strategies in containing and managing self-destructive and maladaptive behaviors.
7. Discuss treatment options and approaches in working with clients with these personality disorders.
Intended Audience:
Social workers, marriage/family therapists, nurses, physicians, case workers, psychologists and other human services/health care/mental and behavioral health care professionals and trainees.

To request accommodations for disability please contact:
Anthony Vasquez, Program Manager, Training Division at avasquez@felton.org or at 415.474.7310 ext. 707.
Venue:
601 Van Ness, Community Room
601 Van Ness
Mezzanine Level, Community Room
San Francisco, California 94102
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Certificates:
American Psychological Association (APA) details
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) details
California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) details
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