By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Name three ways of meeting the alter personalities of a client with dissociative identity disorder.
-Name four lines of questioning you can use to obtain a personality history.
-Name three steps you can use to write a behavioral contract with your DID client.
-Name three techniques for promoting internal communication with a DID client.
-Explain how can your client achieve cooperation between alter personalities.
-Name three of the processes. Control over the switching process is achieved gradually and has been described as the result of several factors.
-Name two techniques which can be effective in minimizing transference reactions in dissociative identity disorder clients.
-Name useful assumption regarding remarks and applicable interventions in a therapy setting with a DID client.
-Name two techniques to help DID clients with partial memory assembly.
-Name two techniques regarding the internal self-helper of the DID client.
-Name one of the most common forms that an internal persecutor takes.
-Name four steps to overcoming resistance.
-Name three steps to mapping the personality system of a dissociative identity disorder client.
-Name four techniques for achieving therapeutic resolutions when treating dissociative identity disorder.
-Explain the DSM description of Dissociative Identity Disorder.
-Name five stances regarding the treatment of DID.
-Explain why does Middleton caution against focusing on memory recovery and memory extraction in therapy for a client with DID.
-Name one technique suggested by Middleton for helping clients with DID identify the therapist as distinct and real.
-Explain how does the behavior analytic perspective address amnesia and differential remembering in clients with DID.
-Name a behavioral therapy for DID clients recommended by Phelps.
-Name the four core processes in the Suppression-of-Affect phase of tactical-integration therapy.
-Name the three core concepts in the Dilution of Affect phase of tactical integration therapy.
-Name important thing to consider regarding informed consent while working with a client with DID.
-Name six techniques that can be useful in treating a client with DID.
-Name the five areas of assessment in the SCID-D-R for dissociative symptoms.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
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