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COUN 6720 Diagnosis and Assessment: Welcome & Course Readings

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COUN 6720 Course Readings

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American Psychiatric Association (2013). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed.). Arlington, VA: Author.

Bradley, J. M., Werth, J. J., & Hastings, S. L. (2012). Social justice advocacy in rural communities: Practical issues and implications. The Counseling Psychologist, 40(3), 363-384. doi:10.1177/0011000011415697

Hanisch, S. E., Twomey, C. D., Szeto, A. H., Birner, U. W., Nowak, D., & Sabariego, C. (2016). The effectiveness of interventions targeting the stigma of mental illness at the workplace: a systematic review. BMC Psychiatry, 161-11. doi:10.1186/s12888-015-0706-4

Kress, V. E., Hoffman, R. M., & Eriksen, K. (2010). Ethical dimensions of diagnosing: Considerations for clinical mental health counselors. Counseling and Values, 55(1), 101-112. doi:10.1002/j.2161-007X.2010.tb00024.x

Kress, V. E., Hoffman, R. M., Adamson, N., & Eriksen, K. (2013). Informed consent, confidentiality, and diagnosing ethical guidelines for counselor practice. Journal of Mental Health Counseling, 35(1), 15-28. doi:10.17744/mehc.35.1.5q82020u18r46007

Mizock, L., & Mueser, K. T. (2014). Employment, mental health, internalized stigma, and coping with transphobia among transgender individuals. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 1(2), 146-158. doi:10.1037/sgd0000029

Tomlinson-Clarke, S. M., & Georges, C. M. (2014). "DSM-5": A Commentary on Integrating Multicultural and Strength-Based Considerations into Counseling Training and Practice. Professional Counselor, 4(3), 272-281.

Toscano, M. E., & Maynard, E. (2014). Understanding the Link: “Homosexuality,” Gender Identity, and the DSM. Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling, 8(3), 248. doi:10.1080/15538605.2014.897296

COUN 6720 Course Media

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Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Disruptive Child and Adolescent Behavior [Video]. (2011). Wiley. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II.

Firestone, L. (Producer). (2008). Voices of Suicide: Learning from Those Who Lived [Video]. Psychotherapy.net. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume I.

Gottlieb, D. N. (Director), & Gottlieb, D. N. (Producer). (1997). It's Not Me, It's My O.C.D. [Video]. Aquarius Health Care Media. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II.

Mason, C. (Director), & Mason, C. (Producer). (2002). Living With Schizophrenia [Video]. Guilford Publications. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II.

Mason, C. (Producer). (2000). Living Well with Bipolar Disorder: A New Look [Video]. Guilford Publications. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II.

Queer Theory in Action: Theoretical Resources for Therapeutic Conversations, Part One [Video]. (2011). Alexander Street Press. Retrieved July 6, 2018, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II.

Schizophrenia: Talking to the Relatives [Video]. (1985). University of Manchester. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume I.

Schultz, J. (Director), & Schultz, J. (Producer). (2006). What Every Caregiver Needs to Know About Alzheimer's Disease [Video]. Aquarius Health Care Media. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II.

The Counting Method [Video file]. (2011). Gift from Within. Retrieved April 28, 2017, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II.

Therapeutic Journeys, Exploring Choice. Series One: Alcohol & Drug Counselling Skills [Video]. (2001). Sushi Productions. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II.

Vignettes of Culturally Different Counseling: Working with Clients Different Than You [Video]. (1994). Microtraining Associates. Retrieved August 5, 2014, from Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume I.

Other Readings

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