2063: July 24, 2020 NASW-LA YELLOW BOOK Your Reality is Not Mine: Effective Ways to Work with Individuals Diagnosed with Schizophrenia
2063: July 24, 2020
8:30 am - 11:45 am CST
Your Reality is Not Mine: Effective Ways to Work with Individuals Diagnosed with Schizophrenia. Presented by April Johnson-Dumas, LCSW-BACS, DBH.
This presentation will help attendees garner a better understanding of how to recognize symptomologies associated with schizophrenia. Through increased awareness, attendees will be better able to identify the most appropriate treatment modality based on level of severity. Attendees will become more aware of changes to the DSM 5 and its impact on diagnosing. This presentation will emphasize the importance of empathy as an integral part of effective service delivery for individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders.
3.0 Clinical hours.