Navigating Changes in DSM-5 a Year Later: Training for Addiction Specialists
Thursday, May 15
2 - 3:30 p.m. EST
Last year, the American Psychiatric Association released the 5th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders includes significant revisions in the diagnosis of gambling disorder (formerly “pathological gambling”) and substance use disorders. Donald W. Black, M.D., co-author of DSM-5 Guidebook: The Essential Companion to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, will lead a discussion of the rationale for the changes and the practical implications (e.g., coding, compensation) for clinicians.
Speaker: Dr. Black, vice chair for education, department of psychiatry, and professor of psychiatry at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Moderator: Christine Reilly, senior research director, NCRG
Learning objective: Enhance ability to use DSM-5 in clinical practice.
The NCRG Webinar Series sessions are approved for one hour of continuing education by:
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (provider #737)
The California Board of Behavioral Sciences (for MFT and LCSW licensure requirements in California) (Approval #PCE 4619)
The National Board for Certified Counselors (provider #6474)
To view archived sessions, visit the NCRG Webinar archived session page.