Product Detail

Completing the Mental Status Exam Practical, Hands-On Lessons from the Field
Digital Seminar
$189.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Digital Seminar
Author:
TIM WEBB, MAED, LPC
Publisher:
Vyne Education
Copyright:
8/30/2011
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
WDS020182
Objectives
  • Utilize multiple sources of information in considering differential diagnoses
  • Assess psychotic symptoms and determine if they indicate psychiatric, substance abuse, or medical illness
  • Administer evaluative tools appropriately and understand their utility
  • Determine which questions to ask, observations to make, and elements to assess according to American Psychiatric Association guidelines
  • Evaluate risk for suicide and violence quickly and effectively
  • Differentiate mental health conditions from substance abuse and medical presentations
  • Discuss the professional, ethical, and legal guidelines to be followed when conducting the MSE and recommending treatment
Author

TIM WEBB, MAED, LPC

Tim Webb, MAEd, LPC combines 27 years of experience managing aggressive clients in psychiatric hospitals, residential facilities, jails, and the community with a 2nd degree black belt in karate, and a variety of other multi-disciplinary training to bring expertise to the assessment and management of dangerous clients. Having trained over 22,000 human service professionals, Mr. Webb is the author of “Focus on Safety: Assessing, Treating and Safety Planning Suicidal, Self-Injurious and Violent Clients”, and he designed the “Stay Safe” system of non-violent response to aggressive clients.

Currently, Mr. Webb is the CEO of The Focus Group, PLLC, which provides clinical training and consultation services to facilities and agencies nationwide. A graduate of both UNC-Chapel Hill and Wake Forest University, Mr. Webb has a Master’s Degree in Counseling, and has provided services as a Clinical Director, Intake Director, Director of Social Services, mobile crisis clinician, and private practitioner. He served on a work group for the North Carolina Crime Commission, and he has been a featured speaker for the NC LPC Conference, NCAMTSO Conference, and NC Juvenile Justice Conference. Attendees describe Mr. Webb’s trainings as combining practical, hands-on, cutting edge concepts with a highly engaging and entertaining style.

Disclosure:
Financial- Receives a speaking honorarium from Vyne Education, LLC.
Non Financial- No relevant non financial relationships exist.
Continuing Education Credits

Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors
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This educational offering has been approved by Vyne Education, LLC., as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 6 continuing education hours. NAADAC Provider #77600, Vyne Education, LLC. is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Content includes elements of one of the NAADAC 8 Counselor Skills Group. Full attendance is required to receive credit, variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded based on the NAADAC guidelines.

Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors - California: Provider approved by CFAAP/CAADAC, Provider Number OS-07-902-1117 for 6 CEH’s.


Counselors - Ohio
Vyne Education, LLC. is approved through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board (provider #RCT091001). This educational offering is offered for six (6) clock hours of continuing education for counselors only. Licensed counselors in other states should contact their individual state jurisdiction to review the current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Counselors - South Carolina: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved sponsor with the South Carolina Board of Examiners for LPC, AC and MFTs (Provider #104). This educational offering is offered for 6 continuing education hours.

Counselors - Florida: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #50-466. This educational offering is approved for 6 continuing education credits.


Marriage & Family Therapists - Ohio
Vyne Education, LLC. is approved through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board (provider #RCT091001). This educational offering is offered for six (6) clock hours of continuing education for marriage family therapists only. Licensed marriage and family therapists in other states should contact their individual state jurisdiction to review the current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Marriage and Family Therapists - South Carolina: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved sponsor with the South Carolina Board of Examiners for LPC, AC and MFTs (Provider #104). This educational offering is offered for 6 continuing education hours.

Marriage & Family Therapists - Texas: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved sponsor of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists (Provider number 195). This educational offering is offered for 6 clock hours.

Marriage and Family Therapists - Florida: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #50-466. This educational offering is approved for 6 continuing education credits.


Nurse Practitioners
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Vyne Education, LLC. is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 060313. This educational offering was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies. This course is offered for 6 contact hours.


Psychologists
Vyne Education, LLC. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Vyne Education, LLC. maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This educational offering offers 6 CE credits for psychologists. Full attendance is required to receive credit for psychologist, variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded based on the APA guidelines.


Social Workers
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Social Workers - Florida: Vyne Education, LLC. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #50-466. This educational offering is approved for 6 continuing education credits.


Social Workers - New York
Vyne Education, LLC., SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed Social Workers #0043. This educational offering is acceptable for 6 continuing education hours. Full attendance is required to receive credit for Social Workers; variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded based on the State Board guidelines.

Ethics: This educational offering is offered for 6 hours of continuing education of which 1 hours includes discussion of ethics issues.


Other Professions
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Audience
  • Psychologists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Emergency Medicine MDs, PAs, NPs, and Nurses
  • Intake Coordinators
  • Nurses
  • Mobile Crisis Teams
  • Social Workers
  • Counselors
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners
  • Case Managers
  • Emergency Medical Technicians
  • School Counselors
  • Corrections Officers
  • Law Enforcement
  • Pastoral Counselors/Clergy
  • Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors
Reviews

This was the best practical workshop I've ever attended! It filled in the gaps left from textbook learning. I learned things that I will use TODAY!
Dolores A., MFT, Fresno, CA


Mr. Webb has a great, relaxed, and warm style of presentation coupled with a rich knowledge and experience. The course was enjoyable and highly informative!
William L., PhD, Fresno, CA


I usually do not give such high ratings, but Tim was a TERRIFIC speaker—outstanding and highly knowledgeable with excellent relevancy to issues. Time flew by!!
Letty M., LCSW, San Francisco, CA


This was a great course with a lot of information—very comprehensive!!
Lynn P., PhD, Alameda, CA