Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 3 NBCC Hours
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ACEonline, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6994. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. ACEonline, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of programs.
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The subject matter in this course is "directly and primarily related to" the NBCC Content Area, Counselor Professional Identity and Practice Issues, which has been specified by the NBCC Continuing Education Provider Policy as acceptable content to qualify for NBCC continuing education credit. This course is available for ACEP home study and offers 3 NBCC Hours.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder that is characterized by recurrent and disturbing thoughts (obsessions) and/or repetitive behaviors (compulsions). People afflicted by this disorder experience significant distress and interference with daily functioning, which compromises their overall well-being. This course will provide a comprehensive explanation of OCD, illustrate the debilitating impact felt by those suffering from the disorder, as well as describe the various treatment options currently available.
Identify the attributes, scope and diagnostic criteria of OCD.
Learn about the relationship between OCD and other psychiatric or mental conditions.
Understand the impact that OCD has on both society and the individuals suffering from the disorder.
Consider the various theories regarding etiology of OCD.
Learn about available treatment options