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- Audio CD - 4+ hours Instructions
- Multi-disc audio recording with electronic manual and instructions.
- D. JOHN LEE, PH.D., LICENSED PSYCHOLOGIST
- PESI Inc.
- 3/20/2020 - Available Now for Pre-Order
- CE Available:
- Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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- Apply DSM-5® cultural formulation to accurately assess cultural influences on diagnosis and treatment planning.
- Review ethical standards for a culturally competent practice to inform clinical assessment and treatment.
- Identify multiple intersecting identities and positionalities to build rapport and engagement with diverse clients.
- Utilize clinical strategies to adapt interventions for clients from different cultural and ethnic groups.
- Apply skills to overcome cultural barriers such as class, language, religion, and different belief systems to improve treatment outcomes.
- Increase treatment effectiveness by recognizing different cultural values and unintentional microaggressions.
Cultural Competencies in Mental Health
Ethics & the DSM-5®: Guidelines for the Integration of Cultural Competencies
- Evidence-based approach to cultural competence
- Trends in specific locale: variation and mental health needs
- Exercise: The universal, cultural, and individual
- Cross-cultural variations in presentations
- Cultural concepts of distress
- DSM-5® cultural formulation
- Cultural factors influencing clients’ perspectives of their symptoms and treatment options
- Ethical standards for culturally competent practice
Overcome Dilemmas in Practice
Interventions & Strategies for Specific Populations
- Working with limited English proficiency and bi/multilingual clients
- When to use an interpreter
- Distinguish cultural and racial factors in mental health care
- Recognize intersections of gender, race, age, ethnicity, religion, class, etc.
- Anticipate possible points of transference and resistance
- Exercise: Analyze intersecting identities and positionalities
Limitations of Research and Potential Risks:
- Overview of trauma in cultural context
- Assessments and tools
- Medication: use and belief system
- Collaborate with traditional and/or natural healing practices
- Integrate and adapt interventions for different clients
- Individualist versus collectivist adjustments
- Cognitive-behavioral modifications
- Psychodynamic variations
- Exercise: Broaching culture, ethnicity, and race
- Methodology and sampling
- Internal validity of design
- Generalizability of results
- Applications and utility
D. JOHN LEE, PH.D., LICENSED PSYCHOLOGIST
D. John Lee, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist working for CHE Behavioral Health Services who provides psychological services to residents of a variety of assisted-living and residential care facilities. He has served as Senior Psychologist and Employee Assistance Program Coordinator at New Mexico State University’s Aggie Health and Wellness Center, and the Coordinator of the Multi-Ethnic Counseling Center Alliance (MECCA) at Michigan State University’s Counseling Center. Dr. Lee provided crisis intervention, individual and group therapy, supervision, consultation, psychoeducation, outreach and advocacy for marginalized student populations. He also facilitated doctoral seminars on culturally competent and racially responsive assessment and treatment for the Centers’ APA-approved internships in professional and integrated health service psychology. Dr. Lee has worked in private practice, outpatient clinics and university counseling centers for 22 years.
Dr. Lee is a dynamic presenter, storyteller and holds a certificate as an Action Methods Facilitator from the Michigan Psychodrama Institute. He has been a keynote speaker and consultant for over a hundred universities, colleges, public agencies and private companies throughout the United States and Canada. Dr. Lee has degrees from the University of British Columbia, Western Washington University, and Kansas State University. He has edited five books and contributed several articles to professional and scholarly journals. John was born and raised in Vancouver, B.C. Canada and now lives in Buffalo, NY.
Financial: D. John Lee is in private practice. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: D. John Lee has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
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CEs may be available for select professions, as listed in the target audience. Hours will be dependent on the actual recording time. Please check with your state licensing board or organization for specific requirements.
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**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.
- Social Workers
- Case Managers
- Addiction Counselors
- Marriage & Family Therapists
- Other Mental Health Professionals
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