DSM-5 and ICD-10-CM: Autism Spectrum Disorder and the Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Autism Spectrum Disorder is the first of the new “spectrum disorders” in the DSM-5, and it is situated within the new category of Neurodevelopmental Disorders. In this on-demand video program, Dr. Greg Neimeyer addresses this new category of disorders, including Intellectual Disability, Social (Pragmatic) Communication Disorder, and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, among others, and crosswalks these disorders over to the ICD-10-CM, as well. Video illustrations and applications highlight key diagnostic features and considerations.

This CE course is designated as intermediate to advanced.

Target audience:  Psychologists, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, addiction counselors, social workers, nurses

This program is a 2-hour on demand video presentation.


Learning Objectives

Upon completing this program, you should be able to:

  • Discuss the rationale for forming the new ASD diagnosis
  • Describe at least one change in the Intellectual Disabilities and Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Identify at least two Neurodevelopmental Disorders that are in the DSM-5 but not in the ICD-10-CM, and vice versa
  • Print Version / Test Preview
  • Introduction
  • Course Video
  • CE Test
  • Evaluation

Subject Matter Expert:

Greg Neimeyer, PhD, is a professor in the department of psychology at the University of Florida and a Fellow of APA's Div. 17 (Society of Counseling Psychology). A previous chair of the executive board of the Council of Counseling Psychology Training Programs in the United States, Dr. Neimeyer has also been inducted as a lifetime member into the Academy of Distinguished Teacher Scholars. At the invitation of the American Psychiatric Association, he completed their Train-the-Trainers Institute in San Francisco at the official launch of the DSM-5. Dr. Neimeyer has published reviews of the DSM-5 and a Primer for Users of the ICD-10-CM for the American Psychological Association where he currently directs the Office of Continuing Education in Psychology.

APA approved, Yo! At Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. At Health maintains responsibility for the program and its content.

At Health is an approved provider of the California Board of Behavior Sciences (PCE 3319). These courses meet the qualifications for continuing education credit for MFTs, LPCCs, LEPs, and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.

At Health is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CA BRN), Provider # CEP 15512.

California Licensed Vocational Nurses and California Psychiatric Technicians can take online courses by California Board of Registered Nursing (CA BRN) approved providers, such as At Health, to fulfill their CE requirements.

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Programs are available for continuing education credit for social workers through the co-sponsorship of At Health, Inc., and Amedco, LLC.  Amedco, #1346, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Amedco maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 6/24/2016 to 6/24/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. The following recognize the ASWB program: AB, AK, AL, AR, AZ, BC, CA, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NH, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA (PA requires that courses be at least 2 credits), RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VI, VT, WA, WI, and WY.  Participants must pass a posttest with a score of 80% or higher and complete an attendance/evaluation form in order to receive a certificate of completion/attendance.

Athealth.com is an approved provider of the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists, provider #908.

These programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social work in Arkansas.

These programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social workers, professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, master's level psychologists, licensed clinical psychotherapists, and alcohol and other drug abuse counselors in Kansas.

These programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for mental health practice and for social work in Nebraska.

These programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for psychologists, pastoral psychotherapists, clinical social workers, clinical mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, and alcohol and drug abuse counselors in New Hampshire.

These programs meet the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social workers, professional counselors, marital and family therapists, and clinical pastoral therapists in Tennessee.

NAADAC_logoAthealth.com is approved as a continuing education provider by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Provider #148460 (Exp. August 1, 2017).

The above CE sponsorships are honored by many additional state boards of social work, marriage and family therapy, and licensed professional counseling. Some restrictions may apply. Check with your state board or certifying organization to find out if online courses or home study are accepted as part of your continuing education requirement for license renewal or re-certification, or call At Health at 888-284-3258 for information regarding CE approvals.

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