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DSM-5-TR Series: Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders

Overview
Curriculum

Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders are marked by profound disruptions in thought processes, perceptions, emotional responsiveness, and overall reality orientation. These conditions, often misunderstood and stigmatized, reveal the complexities of the human mind and challenge our understanding of reality. In this course, we will elucidate the key disorders within this category as defined by the DSM-5-TR:

  • Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Brief Psychotic Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Substance/Medication-Induced Psychotic Disorder
  • Psychotic Disorder Due to Another Medical Condition
  • Catatonia Associated With Another Mental Disorder (Catatonia Specifier)
  • Catatonic Disorder Due to Another Medical Condition
  • Unspecified Catatonia
  • Other Specified Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorder
  • Unspecified Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorder

Join us on this enlightening expedition as we:

Chart the Historical Evolution: Journey through historical milestones to comprehend the evolution of our understanding of Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders. Unearth shifting paradigms, treatments, and cultural narratives surrounding these complex conditions.

Diagnostics and Differentiation: Engage with the DSM-5-TR's meticulous diagnostic criteria, spotlighting the unique facets of each disorder. Debunk prevalent misconceptions and clarify the nuances and challenges inherent in the accurate diagnosis of psychotic presentations.

Therapeutic Pathways: Step into the diverse therapeutic landscape, from antipsychotic medications to psychotherapeutic and community-based interventions. Grasp their rationale, application, and potential in offering solace and functional restoration to those living with psychosis.

Societal Impacts and Advocacy: Contemplate the wider societal implications of these disorders, examining societal perceptions, media portrayals, and the consequential stigmatization. This course is steadfast in its mission to challenge and transform misunderstandings, fostering a more compassionate and enlightened perspective towards those navigating the mazes of psychosis.

By the culmination of this course, participants are projected to acquire an in-depth and integrative mastery of Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders, as detailed in the DSM-5-TR. This educational voyage seamlessly weaves clinical precision with unwavering empathy, priming attendees to discern, support, and advocate for individuals enmeshed in the enigmas of psychosis. The insights and empathy nurtured throughout this course are designed to illuminate the path to intervention and acceptance, underscoring the indispensable role of knowledge and heartfelt engagement in enhancing the well-being of those affected by these disorders.

Curriculum

  • 12 Sections
  • 90 Lessons
  • 0 Quizzes
  • 30h Duration
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Introduction
3 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Types of Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
  2. Introduction
  3. Audio Narration
Schizotypal Personality Disorder
13 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Introduction
  2. Diagnostic Criteria
  3. The Impacts
  4. Comorbidities
  5. Risk Factors
  6. Case Study
  7. Recent Research Findings
  8. Management
  9. Treatment and Interventions
  10. Implications if Untreated
  11. A Journey Towards Hope and Resilience
  12. Summary
  13. Audio Narration
Brief Psychotic Disorder
12 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Introduction
  2. Diagnostic Criteria
  3. The Impacts
  4. The Etiology (Origins and Causes)
  5. Comorbidities
  6. Risk Factors
  7. Case Study
  8. Recent Psychological Research Findings
  9. Treatment and Interventions
  10. Implications if Untreated
  11. Summary
  12. Audio Narration
Schizophrenia
13 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Introduction
  2. Diagnostic Criteria
  3. Diagnostic Challenges
  4. The Impacts
  5. The Etiology (Origins and Causes)
  6. Comorbidities
  7. Risk Factors
  8. Case Study
  9. Recent Psychology Research Findings
  10. Treatment and Interventions
  11. Implications if Untreated
  12. Summary
  13. Audio Narration
Schizoaffective Disorder
12 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Introduction
  2. Diagnostic Criteria
  3. The Impacts
  4. The Etiology (Origins and Causes)
  5. Comorbidities
  6. Risk Factors
  7. Case Study
  8. Recent Psychology Research Findings
  9. Treatment and Interventions
  10. Implications if Untreated
  11. Summary
  12. Audio Narration
Substance/Medication-Induced Psychotic Disorder
14 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Introduction
  2. Diagnostic Criteria
  3. Diagnostic Challenges
  4. The Impacts
  5. Differentiating Substance/Medication-Induced Psychotic Disorder and Schizophrenia
  6. The Etiology (Origins and Causes)
  7. Comorbidities
  8. Risk Factors
  9. Case Study
  10. Recent Psychology Research Findings
  11. Treatment and Interventions
  12. Implications if Untreated
  13. Summary
  14. Audio Narration
Psychotic Disorder Due to Another Medical Condition
2 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Summary
  2. Audio Narration
Catatonia
10 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Introduction
  2. Diagnostic Criteria
  3. The Etiology (Origins and Causes)
  4. Comorbidities
  5. Recent Psychology Research Findings
  6. Treatment and Interventions
  7. Catatonia Associated With Another Mental Disorder (Catatonia Specifier)
  8. Catatonic Disorder Due to Another Medical Condition
  9. Unspecified Catatonia
  10. Audio Narration
Other Specified Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorder
2 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Overview
  2. Audio Narration
Unspecified Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorder
2 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Overview
  2. Audio Narration
Summary
2 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Summary
  2. Audio Narration
References
5 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  2. Schizoaffective Disorder
  3. Brief Psychotic Disorder
  4. Schizophrenia
  5. Catatonia

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