Product Detail

Crisis Counseling:
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
$119.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
5 hr 50 min
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
HARRY J. KEENER, PHD., LPC, LMFT
Publisher:
PESI Publishing & Media
Copyright:
12/8/2016
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV051215
Objectives
  1. Maximize knowledge of ethical and legal implications of mental health emergencies.
  2. Demonstrate how to complete a thorough mental status interview to better assess for psychosis, suicide, homicide, and violence.
  3. Display knowledge of crises of lethality including crisis intervention strategies.
  4. Describe appropriate clinical documentation to minimize legal liability.
  5. Develop effective safety plans for mental health emergencies to promote client safety.
  6. Maximize knowledge of psychotropic medications and their interactions to minimize medication emergencies.
  7. Create awareness of burnout, vicarious trauma and compassion fatigue and strategies to promote healthy self-care.
Outline

Legal and Ethical Obligations in Crises Situations

  • The similarities & differences between ethical and legal responsibilities
  • When to use safety contracts and “no-harm” contracts
  • Court cases and mental health law that impact crisis management
  • Mandated reporting
  • Documentation strategies that protect you legally and ethically

Clinical Assessment of Psychiatric Disorders

  • Understanding and identifying psychotic symptoms
  • Psychiatric disorders that heighten risk of crises
  • Interplay of substance abuse, trauma and mental health emergencies
  • Assessing and diagnosing common psychiatric disorders

Psychotropic Medication and Mental Health Crises

  • Improve knowledge of psychotropic medications and their intended effect
  • Psychotic medications and dangerous interactional affects
  • Metabolic issues with typical and atypical anti-psychotics
  • Medications with narrow therapeutic rangers
  • How to assertively collaborate with prescribers
  • How to work with clients to safely manage medication side effects

Risk Assessment in Suicidal Clients

  • Risk versus protective factors in suicide
  • Identifying clients at high risk for suicide
  • Develop clinical safety plans
  • Strategies and techniques to assess suicide risk
  • Difference between self-injurious behavior and suicide
  • When to hospitalize and how
  • Managing suicidal clients in an outpatient setting
  • Psychometric suicide risk assessments

Homicidal and Violence Risk Assessment

  • How to safely assess the homicidal client
  • Maintaining safety for yourself, co-workers and clients
  • Identifying the types of aggression
  • Preparing for and managing client violence with the PAR model
  • Risk factors for violence
  • Handling threats of violence in the office, school and workplace
  • When and how to hospitalize

Emergencies from Substance Abuse

  • Assessing the chemically dependent client
  • Interview strategies and techniques
  • When to refer for medically-supervised detoxification
  • The multiple levels of care addiction
  • Strategies for assessing and working with dually diagnosed clients

Burnout, Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma: Therapists in Crisis

  • Burnout, vicarious trauma, secondary trauma, and compassion fatigue
  • Interplay between burnout and compassion fatigue
  • Strategies for counseling the burned out therapist
  • Techniques to address vicarious trauma
  • Use of the PRoQOL5 instrument to better inform treatment
Author

HARRY J. KEENER, PHD., LPC, LMFT

Harry Keener, PhD, LPC, LMFT, is currently the clinical supervisor at the Richmond Southside Treatment Centers and the Richmond Private Methadone Clinic which are medication assisted treatment centers working with opioid addicted clients. He maintains a small private practice focused on counseling couples and families. Since 2008, he has provided clinical supervision for residents seeking licensure as licensed professional counselors and marriage and family therapists in the state of Virginia. Dr. Keener has been an adjunct instructor at Virginia Commonwealth University in the graduate program in Rehabilitation Counseling since 2007 and teaches courses on Crisis Counseling, Counseling Theories and Marriage and Family Therapy.

He has worked in the mental health field for over 19 years, providing individual, group and family counseling in a variety of settings to adolescents and adults. These settings include outpatient counseling centers, adolescent residential treatment, schools, a crisis stabilization unit, and in community mental health centers. He has presented on the local, regional, state, and national levels on topics such as male depression, clinical supervision, family counseling, and crisis counseling. Dr. Keener received his doctorate in Counselor Education (cognate family counseling) from The College of William and Mary and a Master’s of Community Counseling from Loyola University of New Orleans. Dr. Keener has been a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Virginia since 2006.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Harry Keener is in private practice. He has an employment relationship with Richmond Southside Treatment Center and Richmond Private Methadone Clinic. Dr. Keener receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Harry Keener is a member of the American Counseling Association; and the International Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.
Continuing Education Credits
Save time and $10 off the price of other submission methods – purchase & take the CE test online for $9.99 USD per participant. Additional processing fees apply for other submission methods (i.e. mail, fax, etc.). Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive 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.


Addiction Counselors
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This self-study course has been approved by PESI, Inc., as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 6.0 CE in the Counseling Services skill group. NAADAC Provider #77553. PESI, Inc. is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance.

California Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the CCAPP-EI, Provider #: OS-03-036-1019. This self-study activity meets the qualifications for 6.0 CEH's (continuing education hours).

Connecticut Addiction Counselors: Provider #120924. This course has been approved as a CCB approved training and has been awarded 6.25 hours by the Connecticut Certification Board.


Counselors
This intermediate self-study activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

South Carolina Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists: This program has been approved for 6.0 continuing education hours by the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists. Provider #4540.

Texas Counselors: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. Provider #: 2477. This self-study course qualifies for 6.0 continuing education credits.


Marriage & Family Therapists
This self-study activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

Texas Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. Provider #: 503. This self-study activity qualifies for 6.0 continuing education credits.

Illinois Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a provider of continuing education by the State of Illinois, Department of Professional Regulation. Provider #: 168-000156. Full attendance at this self-study activity qualifies for 6.0 credits.


Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists
This intermediate activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please contact your licensing board to determine if they accept programs or providers approved by other national or state licensing boards. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to participants who are in full attendance and who complete the program evaluation.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #:17118 for 6.0 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.

Florida Nurses:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 6.0 self-study contact hours.

Iowa Nurses: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 6.3 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Psychologists
This self-study activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline and the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity. Contact us for more information on your state board or organization specific filing requirements. American Psychological Association credits are not available.

Canadian Psychologists: PESI, Inc. is approved by the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. This program is approved for 6.0 self-study continuing education hours. Full credit statement at: www.pesi.com/cpa-statement

Florida Board of Psychology:
Florida
PESI, Inc., is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Psychology. Provider Number 50-399. This product qualifies for 6.3 self-study continuing education credits. Please make sure to bring your license number to the seminar so that we can report your attendance to CE Brokers.


Social Workers
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PESI, Inc., #1062, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for this self-study course. ACE provider approval period: January 27, 2017 - January 27, 2020. Social Workers completing this course receive 6.25 Clinical Practice continuing education credits. Course Level: Intermediate. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to social workers who complete the program evaluation.

California Social Workers/ Counselors/Marriage & Family Therapists/Licensed Educational Psychologists: The California Board of Behavioral Sciences accepts CE programs that are approved by other approval agencies, including several that approve PESI and its programs. A full list of approval agencies accepted by the BBS can be found at www.bbs.ca.gov/licensees/cont_ed.html under “Where to find CE Courses.” This intermediate level activity consists of 6.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction.

Pennsylvania Social Workers/Counselors/Marriage & Family Therapists: This intermediate activity consists of 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please contact your licensing board to determine if they accept programs or providers approved by other national or state licensing boards. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to participants who are in full attendance and who complete the program evaluation. Full attendance is required, variable credits may not be awarded per the Pennsylvania State Board.

Florida Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399. This self-study course qualifies for 6.25 continuing education credits.

Illinois Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Illinois, Department of Professional Regulation. License #: 159-000154. Successful completion of this self-study activity qualifies for 6.0 contact hours.

Kansas Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board. Provider #14-006. This self-study course has been approved for 6.0 continuing education hours.

Minnesota Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Minnesota, Board of Social Work. Provider #: CEP-140. This self-study course has been approved for 6.0 continuing education hours. A certificate will be issued upon successful completion of a post-test.

New York Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0008. This self-study activity will qualify for 7.5 contact hours. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance. Expires: December 31, 2020.

Ohio Social Workers, Counselors, and Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #: RCST071001. Successful completion of this self-study course meets the qualifications for 6.25 clock hours of continuing education credit.


Other Professions
This self-study activity qualifies for 6.25 clock hours of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Disclaimer: **Information obtained in this course should be used within your scope of practice.
**It is your ethical responsibility to report accurate hours to your licensing board.
**All self-study participants must complete and pass (80% or better) a post-test/evaluation prior to receiving a certificate of completion. If you require a copy of the test/evaluation for CE purposes, please print at the time you take the test. Or you may call our customer service department and a copy of your test/evaluation will be emailed to you. Please allow 30-45 days.


Audience
Addiction Counselors, Case Managers, Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers and other Mental Health Professionals