10 CEUs Treating Locking In & Blocking Out: ADHD Adults

Course Learning Objectives/Outcomes
Social Worker CEUs, Counselor CEUs, Psychologist CEs, MFT CEUs

By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Discuss four cognitive distortions in the psychological treatment of adult ADHD.
-Explain three irritable subtype-anger strategies.
-Describe five steps regarding working memory.
-Discuss two roles of control in ADHD clients.
-Describe two conduct problems with young adults.
-Discuss five stages of depression.
-Discuss three balance issues regarding parent training.
-Explain three alcohol and drepression treatment.
-Discuss two social problems in ADHD.
-Discuss five psychosocial treatment of adult ADHD.
-Explain two tools for setting the right social & emotional expectation.
-Discuss four challenges of ADHD in the work engagement-performance process.
-Explain one tool regarding family intervention for ADHD.
-Explain four comorbid conditions.
-Explain why are the current DSM symptom thresholds for ADHD inappropriate for diagnosing ADHD in adult clients.
-Explain key components of the diagnostic process for adult ADHD.
-Explain the goals of a cognitive remediation program for adults with ADHD.
-Explain in what way was Cathy’s presentation typical of adult clients with ADHD.
-Name three ADHD behaviors most significantly impact adult relationships.
-Explain the key reason ADHD often goes unrecognized in females.
-Explain what factors may delay the diagnosis of adult ADHD.
-Name the five steps in a “Couple’s Dialogue”.
-Name the six internal resilience factors common to successful adults with ADHD.
-Name one strategy you might use with a client who is continually late for work.
-Name the required types of extensive analysis in Paul’s progress and ultimate career direction.
-Explain is the co-occurrence rate of ADHD and substance abuse disorders.
-Explain behaviors that are targeted for classroom observation.

"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."


CEU Continuing Education for
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychology CEUs, MFT CEUs