Assessment Dilemmas in Adult Attention Hyperactivity Deficit Disorder
[:en] Assessment Dilemmas in Adult Attention Hyperactivity Deficit Disorder
March 17th 2017
8:30am to 5:00pm
Trainer: Martin A. Katzman B.Sc., M.D., F.R. C.P.(C)
OPQ Accreditation #RA01819-16 (7,5 CEH)
OTSTCFQ recognition # 273 (8 CEH)
In the last ten years, research has demonstrated that the disorder extends into adulthood, may not have been diagnosed in the individual as a child and has major impact on the social functioning of the adult. In adulthood, it has been accompanied by significant mental health co-morbidities such as depression, anxiety and substance abuse. It has been difficult for the mental health clinician who has not been trained in its assessment and diagnosis when its neurological symptoms confounds treatment and the client and client system continues to suffer.
This workshop is designed for all gatekeepers in the field of mental health; physicians, psychologists, psychotherapists, social workers, couple and family therapists or psychiatric nurse clinicians.
Martin A. Katzman B.Sc., M.D., F.R. C.P.(C) Is the Clinical Director of the START Clinic in Toronto, Assistant Professor at University of Toronto, Staff Psychiatrist and Chair of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.. Read more …
- The participant will be able to assess attention disorder in an adult according to the DSM 5
- The participant will be introduced to the common assessment tools in the diagnosis of adult attention disorder
- The participant will learn the impact of the disorder on social functioning of the individual and his or her system.
- The participant will be able to distinguish between the symptoms of attention deficit disorder in an adult and other mental health co-morbidities.
|8:30 am - 5:00 pm|
|Argyle Clinical Members and Therapist in ADHD Training||$275.00|
|Non Argyle Affiliation||$325.00|