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Grief Treatment: Current Evidence Based Approaches to Care Across the Lifespan

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Objectives

  1. Examine current models of grief theory that go beyond the five stages and the treatment implications of each model.
  2. Distinguish the unique experience created by different types of loss in relation to assessment and treatment planning.
  3. Evaluate a client’s understanding of death and response to grief from a developmental perspective across the lifespan.
  4. Determine how grief impacts the family system (individually and together), and how to better equip them to support each other in grief.
  5. Evaluate current and cutting-edge modalities used to treat typical and complicated grief in the clinical setting.
  6. Prepare specific creative counseling interventions that engage the individual, couple or family in the process of grief.

Outline

Grief Theory Beyond Kübler-Ross

Circumstances of Bereavement Grief Counseling Strategies Across the Lifespan Grief Treatment – Current Evidence-Based Approach to Care

Copyright : 02/05/2020

Grief in the DSM-5: The Most Recent Diagnostic Guidelines

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Objectives

  1. Investigate the history of how bereavement has been addressed in previous Diagnostic and Statistics Manuals (DSM).
  2. Evaluate why the bereavement exclusion was removed from the diagnosis of major depressive disorder in the DSM-5.
  3. Apply diagnostic criteria from the DSM-5 to diagnose uncomplicated and complicated bereavement.
  4. Analyze the diagnostic criteria for prolonged grief disorder and characterize how it relates to clinical practice.

Outline

Grief in Previous DSM’s

Change in ICD-11 Grief in the DSM-5: Changes and Diagnosis A Look Ahead

Copyright : 02/12/2021