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The training will focus on understanding, referring, and treating individuals who have co-occurring disorders. Presenter Tom Durhman, PhD, LADC, will dispel myths related to mental illness treatment and cover the consequential barriers to effective care of co-occurring disorders. He will also address:
Commonly encountered mental disorders;
DSM-5 diagnostic criteria;
Applicable screening and assessment instruments;
Issues surrounding medication management; and
Coordinating care with other mental health professionals.
Attendees will be able to earn 7.25 Continuing Education hours (CEs) for this training.
Thomas Durham, PhD, LADCNAADAC Director of Training
Thomas G. Durham, PhD, LADC, has been in involved in the field of addiction treatment since 1974 as a counselor, clinical supervisor, program director and educator. As Director of Training at NAADAC, he is responsible for the assessment, coordination, curriculum development and delivery of training to professionals in the field of addictions treatment. A seasoned curriculum developer and trainer, Durham has been conducting training for over 25 years on a variety of topics on the treatment of addictions including motivational interviewing, co-occurring disorders, and clinical supervision.