175: Psychotherapy for Youth With Bipolar and Depressive Disorders

DAY
August 10, 2014
Time & Place
8 a.m.-3:50 p.m.
Level
Intermediate
CE Credits
7
Enrollment Limit
60
Description
This intermediate workshop teaches the fundamentals of providing psychoeducational psychotherapy (PEP) to youth with mood disorders in either a multifamily (MF-PEP) or individual-family (IF-PEP) format. Training will follow the format of materials covered in PEP, beginning with key features of assessment, including differential diagnosis and comorbidity. Next, biological interventions are reviewed, including nutritional interventions. The majority of the workshop will focus on psychotherapeutic elements of PEP. Participant questions are welcomed throughout. This program will utilize lecture format, case presentations, video clips, demonstrations and role plays.
Learning Objectives
1. Describe critical aspects of diagnosing depressive and bipolar disorders in youth.
2. List current biological interventions with evidence for use in youth with depressive and bipolar spectrum disorders.
3. List the benefit of nonpharmacologic, biological interventions (e.g., phototherapy, nutritional interventions) in treating mood disorders in youth.
4. Use the Fix-It List throughout treatment to assist families in appropriate goal setting.
5. Use the Naming the Enemy Exercise to assist families in differentiating the youth from his or her disorder.
6. Utilize the Tool Kit to assist youth/parents with implementing emotion regulation strategies.
7. Explain the basics of CBT to youth/parents utilizing the Thinking-Feeling-Doing exercise.
Instructor(s)
Mary A. Fristad, PhD, The Ohio State University
Pricing

Enrollments are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Advance: April 15-June 30, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $110 $130
Half day (4 hours) $130 $160
Full day (7 hours) $220 $260

Regular: July 1-Aug. 5, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $130 $160
Half day (4 hours) $160 $200
Full day (7 hours) $275 $335

On-site: Aug. 6-10, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $160 $190
Half day (4 hours) $190 $240
Full day (7 hours) $330 $410