Online Course » Differential Diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder from Bipolar Disorder

Course Description:

The purpose of this article is to update counselors on the expansion of bipolar disorder in the psychiatric literature, present evidence for the validity of borderline personality disorder, discuss strategies for the differential diagnosis of it from bipolar disorder, review proposed changes in DSM-V, and integrate the literature into a mental health counseling framework.

Course Objective:
Upon completing this program, participants should be able to
  • Discuss the validity of BPD as a diagnosis;
  • Describe the elements of a comprehensive assessment for BPD.
Author Bio:
Gregory T. Hatchett, PhD, is affiliated with Northern Kentucky University.
Credits:
1.00
Hours:
1.00
Certificates:
American Psychological Association - view details
Association of Social Work Boards - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing - view details
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists - view details

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