FITS-IA® Foundation Training; Introduction to Digital Media Overuse; Assessment, Intervention, and Treatment, is approved by NBCC for 6 CE hours.
This introductory training provides mental health counselors, addiction specialists, psychologists, occupational therapists, parent professionals, school counselors, and others with the foundational knowledge needed to recognize and assess the five types of digital media overuse (DMO) and Internet addiction. Attendees will become familiar with the common co-occurring factors and diagnoses that those struggling with video games, social media, pornography, information overload, and compulsive spending commonly experience. This informative training will bring attendees up to date on contemporary thinking and treatment of DMO, including the most current research, brain science associated with DMO, and age-appropriate guidelines for use. Practical and efficacious treatment approaches to DMO and the common co-occurring diagnoses will be introduced, including the treatment approach developed by Tracy Markle, MA, LPC, FITS-IA®; Family engagement, Integrated Treatment, Social connection – Internet Addiction.
This live webinar training includes a corresponding workbook with key points, graphics, and space for writing notes. Be sure to register at least two weeks in advance of the training date to ensure your workbook will arrive to you in time.