By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain what are motivations or causes for self-mutilation.
-Explain what was the Self-Injury Motivation Scale designed to determine.
-Name four types of self-injurious behavior (SIB).
-Explain what do self-mutilators consider the most important piece of advice they would give caregivers.
-Explain what is the catch-22 for girls who cut.
-Explain what is the main goal of Compassion-Focused Therapy when used with SIB.
-Explain what is the difference between Non-Suicidal Self-Injury (NSSI) and suicide attempts.
-Explain what is the difference between self-injurious behavior (SIB) and self-mutilation behavior (SMB).
"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