Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101346
About the Course:
Pathological gambling can both mimic and co-occur with other mental health conditions, including bipolar disorder. This case study addresses clinical issues regarding the diagnosis of pathological gambling within the context of bipolar disorder symptoms.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Case of the Sleepless Slot Machine Supplicant: Bipolar Disorder and Pathological Gambling created by Bruce Ballon
Journal of Gambling Issues
Issue 14, September 2005
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about bipolar disorder and pathological gambling. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss the symptoms, clinical definition, and variations of bipolar disorders.
Describe the interrelationship between bipolar disorder and pathological gambling.
Identify questions the clinician must answer to determine the proper diagnosis for clients exhibiting symptoms of bipolar disorder and pathological gambling.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 CE credit hour
American Psychological Association (APA)
1 CE credit hour
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.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1 CE credit hour
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 CPD hour
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
0.5 CE credit hours
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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