Understanding Solution-Focused Brief Therapy: Active Clients Achieve Positive Goals - PSY06

Understanding Solution-Focused Brief Therapy: Active Clients Achieve Positive Goals

by Terrence O. Lewis, PhD, MSW, LICSW
PSY06
(4.4 / 138 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Psychology (1.00 CE Credit)

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Summary:

Solution-focused brief therapy has grown in popularity due to its strengths-based therapy approach, focus on measurable goals, and significant client progress in a brief time period. While more research is needed, the body of existing research indicates that SFBT is an effective therapy model for individuals, groups, and families who are experiencing a variety of mental health and social problems.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education program is to provide therapists with the theoretical foundations, core clinical assumptions, and practice methods of solution-focused brief therapy. After studying the information presented here, therapists will be able to:
  • Identify the core assumptions of SFBT
  • Explain three types of therapist-client(family) relationship patterns
  • Describe three key elements of a SFBT assessment
  • Describe the four intervention strategies of SFBT

 
Approval Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including psychologists and social workers.
 
Psychologists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at cedirect.continuingeducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
Relias LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Relias LLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
 
Instructional level: Advanced
 
Target audience: Psychologists

Course Originally Released on: 6/26/2012
Date of Most Recent Review: 2/18/2019
Course Termination/Update Date: 2/18/2022

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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GLEN C - Riverside, RI  ·  Nov 21, 2019
Well rounded and concise.
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Pamela D - Golden, CO  ·  Nov 11, 2019
great info on this topic
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CALVIN S - Smyrna, GA  ·  Nov 11, 2019
Excellent course for those who are not clinicians to understand how this mode of counseling works.
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Katherine D - ELLICOTT CITY, MD  ·  Nov 05, 2019
Post test is irrelevant
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Edward K - Chicago, IL  ·  Nov 01, 2019
Brief and therapeutic.
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