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Clinical Interviewing

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About the Course:

This course endeavors to meet students and professionals exactly where they are in their respective careers, whether a neophyte in training, intermediate in practice, or an expert. This course provides the mental/behavioral health practitioner (e.g., counselors, psychologists, nurses, social workers, etc.) and other professionals with comprehensive coverage of clinical interviewing and its vast network of categories, topics, and subtopics of related material. Lastly, the textbook for this course includes a very valuable DVD that covers techniques and types of interviews.

This course is based on the book, Clinical Interviewing created by John and Rita Sommers-Flanagan in 0.

Publication Date:

July 2012/4th Edition

Course Material Author

John and Rita Sommers-Flanagan

JOHN and RITA SOMMERS-FLANAGAN are Professors of Counselor Education at the University of Montana. They have coauthored several books, including Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories in Context and Practice, Second Edition, also published by Wiley.

Course Creator

Tyler Gibson

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about Clinical Interviewing. This course is exhaustive in nature, and it is appropriate for those at the introductory level, intermediate level, and the advanced level.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify and discuss skills in becoming a mental health professional.

  2. Develop skills in listening and relationship development.

  3. Develop skills in structuring and assessment.

  4. Determine useful strategies for interviewing special populations.

Use our CE Approvals tool to look up your state requirements and how can help you meet them, or log in to your member account to show approvals relevant to your licensure.

American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

30 credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

30 credit hours

CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

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Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

30 ce credit hours

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

30 credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

30 credit hours

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Clinical Interviewing: 4th Edition

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Course Retired
Course Number 101991
30 credit hours
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