Each component of the ADD and ADHD diagnoses will be comprehensively reviewed in regard to the three maturation periods listed. The review will cover diagnostic criteria, complications and challenges within the diagnostic category, current treatments to include current medications, and issues related to gender, culture, etc. as they relate to the diagnosis and treatment of the disorders. Specific focus will be paid to the developmental struggles of individuals not treated as children and the life challenges that increase with maturation.
The information presented will include the influence of brain development and chemistry on clients' decision-making processes and behaviors in this developmental phase. In addition, the impact on learning styles, mental health issues, and substance use will be covered. The specific focus will be on the ongoing impact as the adolescent matures into young adulthood as it relates to functioning interpersonally, vocationally, and behaviorally.iscussions.
The training content covers issues such as contextual factors, stages of development of both the supervisor and supervisee, leadership styles, and the tripartite relationship between the client, supervisee, and supervisor. Philosophies of change and their impact will also be reviewed. Each participant will complete a leadership style survey to assist them in understanding the unique benefits of their style.
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