For copies of my presentations on DSM-5, please visit my DSM-5 Resource Page.
What Mental Health Professionals Should Know About Medical Marijuana (presented for Florida Mental Health Counselors Association. and Tampa Bay Association of Marriage and Family Therapy)
Sleeping Soundly and Sedative Free: The Role of Mental Health Counselors in the Treatment of Sleep Disorders (presented 2/3/18 for the Florida Mental Health Counselors Association)
A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing? Ethical Considerations for Medical Use of Opioids and Marijuana in Vocational Rehabilitation Settings (presented 11/2017 for ServiceSource Annual Conference)
Ethics Update: How to Chat, Post, Follow, Like, Tweet, Text, and Still Sleep Soundly in a Digital Age (presented 2/17/17 for the Suncoast Mental Health Counselors Association)
Motivational Interviewing 101: Working with Ambivalent and Resistant Clients (presented 2/4/17 for Florida Mental Health Counselors Association)
Ethics Update: How to Chat, Post, Follow, Like, Twee, Text, and Still Sleep Soundly in a Digital Age (presented 11/2/16 for ServiceSource)
I Didn't Go to Grad School to Chase Dollars & Cents: Using Electronic Health Records and Web-Based Practice Management Systems to Thrive in a Third Party Payer World (presented 1/8/15 for Florida Mental Health Counselors Association). To view the web-based version, click here.
Panic Not: Managing Agression and Threatening Behavior Through De-Escalation (presented 11/5/15 at ServiceSource)
To view the web-based version, click here.
Forensic Mental Health Evaluation 101: CFMHE Written Exam Prep (presented 7/17/15 for National Board of Forensic Evaluators)
The Certified Forensic Mental Health Evaluator's (CFMHE's) Guide to Surviving the Oral Examination (presented 7/15/15 for National Board of Forensic Evaluators)
"I Didn't Go to Grad School to Chase Dollaras & Cents!": Using Electronic Health Records & Web-Based Practice Management Systemts to Thrive in a Third Party Payer World (presented 6/19/15 for Suncoast Mental Health Counselors Association)
Borderline Personality Disorder: Symptoms, Myths, and Best Practices for Treatment (presented for Total Recovery Now 10/20/14)
Progress, Not Perfection: Justification for Care and Documentation of Continued Stay Criteria (presented for Total Recovery Now 8/4/14)
A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Differentiating Between Opioid Use and Abuse in Patients with Chronic Pain (presented at Tampa Bay Florida Rehabilitation Association 4/9/14)
Motivational Interviewing 101 for Rehabilitation Professionals (presented 3/28/14 at the annual Florida Association of Rehabilitation Professionals conference)
Motivational Interviewing 101 (presented 4/14/13 for students of the Counselor Education program at the University of South Florida; updated 4/21/13)
Substance Use Disorders: Implications for VR Counselors (presented 3/22/13 for vocational rehabilitation professionals at ServiceSource; updated 3/17/13)