Identifying and Diagnosing Common Personality Disorders, BHCE

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 05:00 PM until 07:00 PM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Audio Conferencing
Contact Person
AKTC Support
Support Phone
(907) 264-6244
Support Email
Support Website
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

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Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Dan Gummo, 907,264-6257,


Contact Hours: 2.00
C.E. Credit for National Association of Social Workers Alaska Chapter (NASW-AK): 2.00
Specialization: General CE
This training has been approved for two Social Work contact hours by the NASW-Alaska Chapter. This training offers 2 CEs By the Alaska Training Cooperative, a.k.a. Trust Training Cooperative, which may satisfy continuing education requirements for psychologists, Licensed Professional Counselors, Behavioral Health Counselors, and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists.

Training Overview Description

This training will begin with a discussion of the role of personality disorders in the mental health system, emergency care and corrections. Consequences of not acknowledging personality traits on both the client and the system will be identified. Cluster B personality disorders will be identified, the diagnostic criteria reviewed, and steps for differential diagnosis given.

The Millon Personality Theory will be outlined. Special attention will be given to the Millon functional domains, evolutionary polarities and considerations for treatment. Kohlberg’s theory of moral development will be reviewed, identifying hidden difficulties in treating cluster B personality disorders. Common Evidenced Based Practices for cluster B personality disorders will be reviewed. This will include MRT, mental health court, DBT, Mentalizing, and family systems approaches.

Event-specific Details


This training will be presented as an interactive web conference using Zoom software. Zoom must be downloaded if you are a first-time user. The link to join the Zoom meeting will be emailed two days prior to the training date to those who complete registration and payment. Please watch for the email. . Payment must be processed before access to the training is available. Test Zoom on your computer prior to that time. For more information about Zoom or to download the software go to To view a video on how to join a meeting go to:, or to simply test your computer for Zoom go to

It is your responsibility to arrange for a computer that can access the Internet, use Zoom, and has a camera and microphone (or headset) available. Zoom can be used on a PC or Mac, laptop, IPad, or tablet and requires an Internet connection, a microphone and a camera.

To confirm your attendance during the training and receive credit for attendance you must display your name (first name and first initial of your last name) as it appears in your LMS/registration profile. You must be logged on and prepared with a camera and microphone (or a headset) prior to the start of class. Download the Zoom software and log into the web conference at least 10-15 minutes before the training start time. A camera is required to verify attendance.

For assistance or to test your Zoom connection prior to the training, contact AKTC Support, 907-264-6244,

Training resources, including the training evaluation and link to the Zoom web conference will be emailed to all those who have completed registration and payment prior to the day of training.

The training evaluation is due when the training is completed. There may be an additional fee of $15.00 due for your CE Certificate if your training evaluation is not received within 30 calendar days after the training event. CE Certificates will be distributed via your LMS Profile email address within two weeks after the class to participants who complete the class, have paid their account, and submitted their evaluation. Updated distribution of Certificates will happen once per month after.

This training IS being recorded!

Traumatic Brain Injury
Chronic Alcoholism and Other Substance Related Disorders
Behavioral Health/Mental Illness
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Aging/Alzheimers and Other Dementia
All Substance Abuse
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Child Welfare
All Behavioral Health / Social

Registration Information

For questions about the content of this training, please contact Dan Gummo, 907-264-6257,

For technical assistance with registration or Zoom, please contact AKTC Support, 907-264-6244,

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