Exploring the Correlation Between Substance Use and Cluster B Personality Disorders

July 18, 2019

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Presenter(s): Joanne Schwartz, PhD, MSN and Kimberly Garcia, DNP, MSN

Recording link and PPT slides coming soon!

Target Audience: This activity is primarily for nurses and nurse practitioners.

Webinar description: This course explores the correlation between substance use and cluster B personality disorders. The current state of the science is explored. Information regarding the unique challenges associated with treating these co-occurring disorders is provided. Treatment considerations and recommendations are reviewed.

Educational objectives:

  • Describe the Cluster B personality disorders;
  • Consider the risk factors associated with disease expression and progression;
  • Identify the correlation between personality and substance use disorders;
  • Formulate treatment recommendations that are guided by the state of the science;
  • Recognize the unique challenges associated with treating individuals with substance use and cluster B personality disorders.

Details

Date:
July 18
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Other

Presenter
Joanne Schwartz, PhD, MSN and Kimberly Garcia, DNP, MSN
Time Zone
ET