Product Detail

Emergency Mental Health: Assessment and Treatment
Digital Seminar
$189.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Digital Seminar
Author:
TIM WEBB, MAED, LPC
Publisher:
Vyne Education
Copyright:
10/15/2013
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
WDS020183
Objectives
  • Quickly assess and triage mental health emergencies
  • Assess and intervene with suicidal, psychotic, and dangerous patients
  • Assess and intervene with substance withdrawal
  • Completing the mental status examination
  • Understand when and how to involuntarily commit patients
  • Inpatient vs. outpatient criteria related to your state and managed care
  • Ethical, legal, and liability issues, including duty to warn and your responsibilities regarding EMTALA
  • Discuss which instruments to use to assess for suicide, violence, sexual aggression, and substance withdrawal
  • Determine when to hospitalize and how to justify the appropriate level of care to insurers
  • Develop effective safety plans and crisis interventions for suicidal and psychotic patients
  • Assess withdrawing patients, including use of the CAGE and CIWA
  • Recognize which psychotropic medications are often associated with which psychiatric diagnoses
  • Examine legal and ethical implications of emergency mental health assessment and treatment
Outline

SUICIDE RISK ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION

u Identify those patients most at risk

u Unique differences in adolescent and geriatric suicides

u Two questions the patient must answer

u The two types of suicidal patients

u Interview strategies and techniques

u Which instruments to use for assessment

u Develop clinically sound safety plans

u When and how to manage the patient as an outpatient

u When to hospitalize the patient

u When and how to involuntarily commit the patient

u The role of managed care and third party payers

 

HOMICIDE AND VIOLENCE RISK ASSSESSMENT

AND INTERVENTION

u Keeping yourself and others safe with the violent patient

u Identify those patients most at risk

u Differences in interviewing the violent and suicidal patient

u Interview strategies and techniques for the violent patient

u The two types of violence

u Which instruments to use for assessment

u Unique risk factors for school violence

u Assessing the risk for workplace violence

u When to hospitalize the patient

u When and how to involuntarily commit the patient

u The role of managed care and third party payers

 

MENTAL STATUS EXAMINATIONS

u          Elements of a mental status examination

u          Understand and identify psychotic symptoms

u          The role of medical conditions and substance use in the examination and disposition

u          Backtracking a diagnosis based on the patient’s medication list

u          Which medications are used for specific disorders

u          The role of “medical clearance,” laboratory studies, and medical conditions affecting disposition

u          Managing malingerers

 

HOW TO ASSESS THE CHEMICALLY DEPENDENT PATIENT

u          Which substances require detoxification

u          Medical vs. traditional vs. social vs. outpatient detox

u          Using the CAGE to assess for alcoholism

u          Using the CIWA to assess alcohol withdrawal

u          Medications and vitamins vital to safe detoxification

u          Assessing the withdrawing patient

u          Making a level of care recommendation for the substance-abusing patient

u          Integrate laboratory studies and medical histories into the assessment

u          The role of managed care and third party payers

 

APPRECIATE THE ETHICAL, LEGAL AND LIABILITY

IMPLICATIONS OF MENTAL HEALTH EMERGENCIES

u          Ethical responsibilities

u          Appreciate the results of the Tarasoff court case, especially the duty to warn and protect

u          Understand when and how EMTALA applies

u          Learn whether to “contract for safety”

u          Understand reporting abuse and neglect

Author

TIM WEBB, MAED, LPC

Tim Webb, MAEd, LPC, is the CEO of the Focus Group, PLLC, which provides clinical training and consultation services to facilities and agencies nationwide. He combines 28 years of experience in the assessment and management of aggressive clients in psychiatric hospitals, residential facilities, emergency departments, walk-in centers, jails, and the community with over 15 years of martial arts experience. 

Mr. Webb is a graduate of both UNC-Chapel Hill and Wake Forest University. He 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. 

He has been a trainer in the Handle with Care and Crisis Prevention Institute programs and developed the Stay Safe System of non-violent response to aggressive clients in response to the need for a reality-based system utilizing a tiered approach geared to ensuring you go home safe. Having trained over 22,000 human service professionals, Mr. Webb is the author of Focus on Safety: Assessing and Treating Suicidal, Self-Injurious and Violent Clients; Focus on Recovery: Overcoming Addiction; Focus on Healthy Sexuality: Treating Deviant Sexual Interest and Clinical Assessment and Treatment Planning Tools.

Mr. Webb is a 2nd degree black belt in Tang Soo Do and Moo Duk Kwan Taekwondo. Currently, he trains at Allen Branch’s Fitness One in Kernersville, NC in both Krav Maga and Kickboxing. Mr. Webb has trained in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Karate. He has trained with internationally acclaimed champions of kickboxing, martial arts, and boxing. 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
Nonfinancial - Training in martial arts with Fitness One owned by Allen Branch, Korea DangSoo Do Association, and Dan Bernardo.

Continuing Education Credits
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Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations.

Certificates of Successful Completion are available for email, download and/or printing from your online account immediately following the successful completion of the post-test/evaluation.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.

Continuing Education Information
This educational offering is designed to qualify for continuing education for many professionals in every state.


Materials that are included in this course could include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice for your profession. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.


Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this educational offering. Please note, your state licensing board dictates what is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact customerservice@vyne.com or 800-397-0180.


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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 CCAPP-EI, Provider Number OS-07-902-1117 for 6 CEH’s.

Counselors: This educational offering qualifies for 6 continuing education hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Counselors: This educational offering qualifies for 6 continuing education hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Counselors - Illinois: Vyne Education, LLC. is a registered counselor continuing education sponsor approved through the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (license # 197-000144). This educational offering is offered for (6) contact hours of continuing education for counselors. Licensed counselors in other states should contact their individual state jurisdiction to review the current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Counselors - New York: Vyne Education, LLC., is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0027. This educational offering is acceptable for 6 continuing education hours. Full attendance is required to receive credit for Mental Health Counselors; variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded based on the State Board guidelines.

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Counselors - California: The State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences will recognize and accept continuing education programs that are sponsored by providers approved by the American Psychological Association and the ASWB. Full attendance at this course will qualify for 6.0 hours of continuing education credit.

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: This educational offering qualifies for 6 continuing education hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements.

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Marriage & 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 & Family Therapists - California: The State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences will recognize and accept continuing education programs that are sponsored by providers approved by the American Psychological Association and the ASWB. Full attendance at this course will qualify for 6.0 hours of continuing education credit.

Marriage & 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.


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Psychologists
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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.

Social Workers - California: The State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences will recognize and accept continuing education programs that are sponsored by providers approved by the American Psychological Association and the ASWB. Full attendance at this course will qualify for 6.0 hours of continuing education credit.

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


Other Professions
This educational offering qualifies for 6 continuing education hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Audience
  • Counselors
  • Social Workers
  • Nurses
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Case Managers
  • Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Clinical Directors
  • Program Managers
  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Emergency Room Physicians
  • Utilization Managers
  • Physician Assistants
  • School Nurses
  • Emergency Room Practitioners
  • Pastors
  • Law Enforcement
  • Correctional Staff
  • Guidance Counselors
  • Human Resources Staff
Reviews

Very knowledgeable—great information, accurate and assistive for those in the crisis field regardless of their role. This has been the best training I have been to…great materials!
Gail Paice, Counselor from Rogers Counseling Center


Tim Webb is an excellent presenter—one of the best I have ever heard! His case examples were great and helpful. I learned a lot today and I plan to use what I've learned.
Renee Rostan, Social Worker, Morganton, NC


Tim was a dynamic, energetic and knowledgeable speaker with an excellent sense of humor. This seminar should be a requirement for all social workers.
Brenda Brewer, Social Worker, Baltimore, MD