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What Is Clinical Depression, And What Does It Look Like?

My Brains Not Broken

As someone who has lived with clinical depression for almost a decade, I’ve learned a lot about what depression is, what it means to me, and how it looks in my day-to-day life. One of the most important things that’s helped me manage my clinical depression is to do research on what it is, why it’s different from other forms of depression, and what that means for me. So, what is clinical depression, and what does it look like in a person’s life?

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The Clinical Interview

University of Connecticut

This training has the actual clinical interview at its focus, exploring how to gather the information you need from each client. Learning Objectives: Gather all the needed questions to conduct a solid clinical interview. Explore how to direct and redirect the path of the clinical interview. Practice clinical interviewing skills; identify strengths and challenges. Jennifer Berton, PhD, LICSW, CADC-II. Thurs, March 2, 2023. 10 am – 12 pm (ET). 2 CECs. $40

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Mental wellbeing can, and should, be assessed in clinical samples

Society of Clinical Psychology

Before you continue reading this blog, take a moment and reflect for one moment: what do you, as a clinical psychologist, use as a criterion for recovery or therapy success? Evidence now supports these three rationales, as studies have shown that both traditional clinical approaches (e.g.,

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Microaggressions towards LGBT individuals: what about clinical practice?

Society of Clinical Psychology

When working with minorities, this also means that we must be aware of the social system we navigate and how social norms, stereotypes, and biases may affect us and the person(s) we take care of in the clinical setting. WHAT DO MICROAGGRESSIONS LOOK LIKE IN THE CLINICAL SETTING?

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Get Connected: Using Social Media for Social Work Success

Speaker: Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW.

In this webinar with business development consultant Gary Direnfeld, we will explore the different methods of marketing your private social work practice and boosting your online presence. Gary will provide valuable insight on choosing and using social media to attract viable referrals.

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Festive opening of the university outpatient clinic

Clinical Psychology of Social Interaction

On 09.09.2022, the new outpatient clinic for psychotherapy and psychodiagnostics, headed by Prof. Prior to the tour of the new outpatient clinic premises, a scientific symposium was held at the Erwin Schrödinger Zentrum. The university outpatient clinic of the Institute of Psychology of the HU Berlin offers psychotherapeutic treatments and clinical-psychological diagnostics at the latest scientific level. Specialized outpatient clinic for anxiety disorders.

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Prescriptive Authority for Clinical Psychologists

Society of Clinical Psychology

This coursework is supplemented by a range of 1,500 (NPs, DNPs) to 9,000 (MD, DO) hours of supervised clinical training that involves assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning and treatment. Clinical Psychology: Science & Practice. [link]. Clinical Psychology Review, 33 , 883–900.

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The Clinical Interview In-person

University of Connecticut

While many trainings examine symptoms, psychopathology, and existing diagnostic assessment tools, this seminar has the actual clinical interview at its focus. We will explore how to gather the information you need for diagnosis and treatment planning, and hone your clinical interviewing skills. It connects to ethics because attendees will learn how to ensure their clinical interviewing adheres to the strictest of ethical principles. Jennifer Berton, PhD, LICSW, CADC-II.

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ASWB Exam Prep: Clinical Assessment

Therapist Development Center

Today’s ASWB social work blog topic is one that is important for both the exams and our clinical practice: clinical assessment. In fact, this topic is so important that TDC created a six hour clinical assessment course on life stressors … Continued.

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Ask An Expert: Fiona (Clinical Manager)

Living Sober

Today's expert is Fiona, the Clinical Manager of CareNZ addiction treatment service in Wellington. The post Ask An Expert: Fiona (Clinical Manager) first appeared on Living Sober. Ask An Expert: Fiona (Clinical Manager) was first posted on July 20, 2022 at 10:54 am. ©2019

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Ask An Expert: Fiona (Clinical Manager)

Living Sober

Today's expert is Fiona, the Clinical Manager of CareNZ addiction treatment service in Wellington. Mrs D: What is Care NZ's general approach when helping people with […] Ask An Expert: Fiona (Clinical Manager) was first posted on July 20, 2022 at 10:54 am. ©2019

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Whiteness in clinical psychology: how do white female psychologists perceive whiteness?

The Social Care Elf

Humma Andleeb reviews a qualitative paper on deconstructing Whiteness in Clinical Psychology and how White female clinical psychologists perceive whiteness in the profession. The post Whiteness in clinical psychology: how do white female psychologists perceive whiteness?

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Member Voices: My Journey to Clinical Social Work

Social Work Blog

One might wonder, why and how I shifted from community care-based healing work to becoming a Clinical Social Worker and Psychotherapist. Clinical Social Worker Violeta A. Healing Justice Values Alongside Therapeutic Interventions. By Violeta A. Donawa, LMSW.

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Loneliness and psychosis in clinical practice

Society of Clinical Psychology

In practice, clinical psychologists typically focus on diagnosing and treating specific mental health conditions. 1980) may be administered during clinical intake to inform treatment planning. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, Accepted April, 2020. CLINICAL BULLETIN

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Ideological Bias in Social Sciences and Implications for Clinical Practice

Society of Clinical Psychology

This commitment has undergirded the call for multicultural competency and humility in professional clinical practice and research and across a range of individual and group differences. Implications of ideological bias in social psychology on clinical practice. CLINICAL BULLETIN

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CAPC Releases First Clinical Training Game

CAPC

Interactive delirium whodunit helps prescribers gain a better understanding of the causes of delirium and how to identify it in patients. News Bites

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A Framework to Test Emotion Regulation in the Lab and the Clinic

Society of Clinical Psychology

Recruiting participants with the full range of psychopathology will further help determine whether these effects vary by levels of clinical severity. . Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice. Clinical Psychology Review , 30 (2), 217–237. CLINICAL BULLETIN

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Tips and Resources for First-Year Graduate Students in Clinical Psychology

Society of Clinical Psychology

I remember entering my first year as graduate student in clinical psychology full of questions: What materials would I need? Therapy: It is essential to take care of our mental health, but as graduate students in clinical psychology, we can face unique obstacles to accessing therapy.

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Applying to Clinical Psychology Graduate Programs: Tips and Resources

Society of Clinical Psychology

Tips and Resources for Applying to Graduate Programs in Clinical Psychology. When I was applying to PhD programs in clinical psychology, I remember experiencing a mix of emotions – anxiety, excitement, stress. You Can Get In!

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Clinical Considerations When Clients Have Children

Society of Clinical Psychology

This SCP blog by Zalewski, Goodman, Cole, and McLaughlin corresponds with a new Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice article titled, “Clinical Considerations when Treating Adults who are Parents.” Clinical considerations when treating adults who are parents.

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Proven Topics for Growth in Clinical Supervision

The How to Social Worker

Proven Topics for Growth in Clinical Supervision. Growing in Clinical Supervision Clinical supervision is critical to help you grow as a clinician. Proven Topics for Growth in Clinical Supervision. The How to Social Worker.

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Conducting a Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA): The Clinical Interview

University of Connecticut

Gathering the most relevant information from your clinical interview is critical. define the purpose of a clinical interview. Solandy Forte, PhD, LCSW, BCBA-D. Tuesday, Nov 1, 2022. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. 2 CECs. $40 40 – UConn SSW Alumni and Current Field Instructors. $50 50 – All Others. Webinar link will be emailed when your registration is complete. Information gathered will help to determine your steps when conducting a Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA).

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UPDATE: Federal Rule to Prevent Surprise Health Care Billing – Application to Clinical Social Workers

Social Work Blog

We are also advocating on behalf of clinical social workers with key federal regulatory agencies and other stakeholders. Document the GFE in the clinical record. Featured Articles Professional Education and Training clinical Good Faith Estimates Social Workers Surprise Billing

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Identifying Mechanisms of Change in Clinical Supervision

Society of Clinical Psychology

This is a Section 10 Student Blog Post on identifying mechanisms of change in clinical supervision written by Lucas Zullo , a fourth year doctoral student in Clinical Psychology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and his clinical supervisor, Dr. Mona Robbins.

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Differences Between Clinical and Non-Clinical Social Work

Simmons University

It’s important to understand the different types of social work — clinical or non-clinical — so that you can make an informed decision about which area of practice is the best fit for you. The post Differences Between Clinical and Non-Clinical Social Work appeared first on SC-UMT. The need for professional social workers continues to grow.

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Happy Social Work Month Clinical Social Workers!

American Board of Clinical Social Work

We mentor our students/interns/clinical supervisees, and Work on collaborations, networking and forging partnerships. As we celebrate National Superheroes (SW) Month, I am reminded of all the things we do for others…. How we strive to provide the best quality care to our clients on a daily basis. Of how as clinicians, we do our best to educate, motivate, and empower others. How we promote independence, share resources, and build coalitions.

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Importance of Addressing Internalized Racism in Clinical Practice (SCP Diversity Committee)

Society of Clinical Psychology

Clinical psychology is one of the few specialties that can directly address internalized racism, but overt racism tends to be the focus in clinical practice. Fisher, PhD is an Assistant Professor and clinical psychologist at Northwestern University. CLINICAL BULLETIN

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SCP Clinical Psychology Graduate Student Summit RESCHEDULED

Society of Clinical Psychology

Due to limited enrollment, the Clinical Psychology Graduate Student Summit is being rescheduled for the Fall (early October). The post SCP Clinical Psychology Graduate Student Summit RESCHEDULED first appeared on Society of Clinical Psychology. EVENT RESCHEDULED.

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A Survivor’s guide to Clinical Supervision

Society of Clinical Psychology

In other words, one of the most essential components of clinical training in the helping profession is essentially a craps shoot. So, I created some rules for myself to help me survive clinical supervision: #1. This student blog piece was written and submitted by Amanda R. Simmons, M.A.,

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Integrated Approaches to Clinical Supervision—A Vital Component of Professional Development

The New Social Worker

Integrated approaches to supervision are the bedrock of the clinical supervision framework. Supervisees should familiarize themselves with various approaches and the quality of the supervisee-supervisor relationship

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Integrated Approaches to Clinical Supervision—A Vital Component of Professional Development

The New Social Worker

Integrated approaches to supervision are the bedrock of the clinical supervision framework. Supervisees should familiarize themselves with various approaches and the quality of the supervisee-supervisor relationship

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Improving the clinical utility of mental disorder classifications

Society of Clinical Psychology

The developers of mental health classifications like the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders ( DSM ) and International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems ( ICD ) have always endorsed the importance of clinical utility for the manual. CLINICAL BULLETIN

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Shelter’s Clinical Director Receives Crain’s Notable Black Leaders and Executives Award

Shelter, Inc

Congratulations to Shelter’s Clinical Director Gilbert Allen, who, with his brother Dr. Michael Allen, are among those who received Crain’s Chicago Business’ Notable Black Leaders and Executives Award of 2022. In his role at Shelter, Mr. Allen leads the clinical team providing free mental health care to youths who have experienced trauma and their families.

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What Does Social Justice Have To Do With Therapy? Critical Conversations in Clinical Supervision Can Help Reclaim Social Work’s Mission

The New Social Worker

It may be time to examine clinical supervision from a social justice lens. From this standpoint and with renewed commitment to “meeting clients where they actually are,” we can fully reclaim our profession’s mission within the clinical arena

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NHS ‘care hotels’ spark concerns after report of clinical waste in bath

The Guardian

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(CY) 2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule: Key Provisions Impacting Clinical Social Workers

Social Work Blog

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed CY 2022 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) issued on July 16 includes a variety of provisions that are relevant to clinical social workers (CSWs) who are participating providers in Medicare.

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Diversity and Anti-Racism Resources from the Yale Psychology Department Clinic

N.A.H

The Psychology Department Clinic at Yale University has created a resource page for issues pertaining to the mental health of minoritized groups, including anti-racism resources.

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CAPC Launches Chronic Pain Strategies Clinical Training Unit

CAPC

New courses provide comprehensive training in chronic pain management, risk mitigation, assessing opioid misuse, and access to treatment for OUD for patients with serious illness. News Bites What's New at CAPC

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Behavioral interventions in community settings for Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Meta-analysis

Society of Clinical Psychology

The current study examined the effect of early BI when delivered in routine clinical care. Third, how do the treatments delivered in routine clinical care fare in comparison to efficacy studies (i.e., CLINICAL BULLETIN

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The Significance of LGB-Affirmative Training and Supervision in Improving Clinical Outcomes of LGB Clients

Society of Clinical Psychology

Despite the strides made in clinical training and supervision, there is more work to be done. Therefore, this is an integral part of the training process to improve clinical outcomes for clients experiencing minority stress-induced mental dysfunction.