This course will help the every-day social worker to recognize the behaviors of people living with personality disorders in order to have a basic awareness of the motivations driving the behaviors. Participants will be able to understand more about these behaviors and how to best meet the needs of these individuals.
Upon taking the course, attendees will be able to:
- Identify the DSM-5 criteria for personality disorders and the behaviors behind the criteria
- Understand the etiology of personality disorders
- Have foundational skills/knowledge to work with this population.
Presenter: Dr. Malcolm Horn
Dr. Horn is the Director of Mental Health Services at Rimrock Foundation in Billings Montana.