Continuing Education Workshops

DSM 5: Making the transition from DSM IV-TR to 5!

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Time: 9:00 AM

Where: UW-Whitewater

Room: Hyland 1306

Professional Development Workshop

  • Overview: Hyland 1306: 9:00am
  • Major Changes: Structural & Philosophical Changes
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Bipolar and Related Disorders
  • Break
  • Addictive Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
  • Noon-1:00 Lunch (on your own)
  • Trauma and Stressor Related Disorders
  • Disruptive, Impulse Control and Conduct Disorders
  • Break
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Schizophrenia Spectrum & Other Psychotic Disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Wrap-up 4:00 p.m

Participants will have time to eat on their own during the lunch break (12 p.m.-1 p.m.). Light refreshments will be provided during the morning and afternoon sessions. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops, internet access will be provided. Participants will receive 6 continuing education credits/units upon completion of the workshop.

About Workshop Facilitators

David Van Doren, EdD,, LPsy, LPC, CCMHC, NCC, MAC

David Van Doren has been a counselor educator for over thirty years at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Dr. Van Doren’s expertise is in trauma and chemical dependency. As a clinician he has counseled many victims of physical, sexual, and emotional abuse as well as perpetrators of domestic violence and many clients with substance use disorders.

Cindy Anderton

Cindy Anderton graduated from Southern Illinois University with her Educational Psychology with an emphasis on Counselor Education and Supervision. Currently, she is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Wisconsin and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in Illinois. Cindy currently serves as the president of the Wisconsin Counseling Association (WCA) and has been serving in leadership positions on the WCA Board for the past three years. Cindy has been working in the mental health field for the past 21 years. More specifically Cindy has 8+ years conducting diagnosis and assessment of clientele in a variety of settings. Her clinical work has included working in the following settings: inpatient at state and county hospitals, non-for profit counseling agencies, private practice, and currently crisis counseling services for clients presenting with mental health crises in Milwaukee County. In addition to her clinical work, Cindy has taught courses on the DSM both as a visiting professor at Northern Illinois University (NIU) and more currently at the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater (UWW). This past year Cindy updated and taught the clinical studies courses at UWW and transitioned the course over to the use of the DSM 5.