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The Fundamentals of Behavioral Health Interventions (June 2021)

Event Date(s): Jun 7, 2021 - 01:00am to Jul 12, 2021 - 11:59pm

This interactive course offers an overview of evidence-based behavioral health interventions. These skills are critical across all mental health and medical settings. This includes primary care, where behavioral health integration is a growing priority to improve health outcomes.

Available Credits: 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 9.25 Nursing Contact Hours 9.25 Social Workers 9.25 Participation 9.25 Psychologists CE Credit Register For This Course

Course Details

This interactive course offers an overview of evidence-based behavioral health interventions. These skills are critical across all mental health and medical settings. This includes primary care, where behavioral health integration is a growing priority to improve health outcomes.

The course is led by health psychology expert Dr. Ana-Maria Vranceanu.  It includes lectures, clinical resources, and role-play videos to demonstrate skills. Videos focus on skill delivery for both mental health professionals and medical specialists.

The content of this course helps you:

  • Review and contrast the biomedical and biopsychosocial models of disease
  • Implement the biopsychosocial model in your own practice
  • Help patients preserve health and prevent illness through lifestyle changes
  • Use strategies in your clinical work that aid recovery and prevent chronic illness after injury
  • Optimize management of chronic illness

The course is valuable for practitioners with all levels of experience. It is ideal for psychologists, social workers, and counselors. It is also ideal for primary care physicians, medical specialists, nurses, physician assistants, occupational and physical therapists, and more. 

Take advantage of live weekly call-in times and an interactive discussion board. This provides you with a direct connection to course faculty. Ask questions, find answers, and interact with peers from across the United States and around the world.

The course is accessible via desktop, laptop, smartphone or tablet. All course content is fully on-demand so you can participate whenever your schedule allows.

Course materials are available beginning on June 7, 2021 and all online course work must be completed by July 12, 2021.

 

Pricing

Registration Deadline: June 21, 2021

Physicians and Doctoral-level Professionals: $445.00
Other Professionals: $345.00

Cancellation Policy

Refunds will be issued for cancellation requests made during the first week of the course, but an administrative fee of $25.00 will be deducted from your refund.  Cancellation requests made during the second week will receive a credit toward a future offering of the same course.  No refunds or credits will be granted after June 21, 2021.

Role Play Actors

  • Chris Funes
  • Michelle Jacobo, PhD
  • Jamie Jacobs, PhD
  • Jonathan Lerner, PhD
  • Ann Lin
  • Jessica McCurley, MS
  • David Ring, MD, PhD
  • Jonathan Rosand, MD, MS
  • Stephanie Sogg
  • Lara Traeger, PhD

Course Summary

Available Credits:9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 9.25 Nursing Contact Hours 9.25 Social Workers 9.25 Participation 9.25 Psychologists CE Credit
Course Topic:Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Course Format:Online CBT Course
Target Audience:

This program is intended for:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Primary Care Providers
  • Specialty Care Providers
  • Clinical Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Licensed Mental Health Professionals
  • Nurses and Clinical Nurse Practitioners
  • Other Allied Health Providers
Event Starts: Jun 7, 2021 - 01:00am
Event Ends: Jul 12, 2021 - 11:59pm
Cost: $445.00

Learning Objectives

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the biopsychosocial model of health and its implications for promoting health, preventing illness, and optimizing management of chronic illness.
  • Practice skills to facilitate patient lifestyle changes, including interventions to increase patient motivation and set behavioral goals.
  • Practice skills to promote recovery from acute illness/injury and prevent the transition to chronic illness, including adaptive thinking and activity pacing.
  • Practice skills focused on optimizing management of chronic disease, including interventions to increase patient adherence and quality of life.