Signs & Stressors: Eating Disorders, Substance Use & Impaired Memory
Duration: 1 hr. 15 min.
CE Credits: Not Eligible for CE Credit
Dr. Klewicki provides an overview of a variety of psychological disorders including eating disorders, substance abuse, dementia, brain injuries, memory loss, and coping with grief. She covers not only the symptoms of these various disorders but also issues surrounding the disorder that one should be aware of. Dr. Klewicki uses movie clips to illustrate how the symptoms of these various disorders manifest themselves. This webinar is intended as a “refresher course” for experienced mental health professionals as well as a foundational course for those in the helping profession such as priests and deacons, youth ministers, and spiritual guides.
At the end of the presentation, participants will be able to:
- Identify key differences between anorexia and bulimia.
- Describe some of the stressors associated with substance use/abuse.
- Discuss the stages of grief that some family members can go through when loved ones have dementia or brain injuries.