From Student to Professional: Advanced Psychological Report Writing (3 CEs)

Presented by Adam Andreassen, Psy.D.
November 2nd,  1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Instructional Level

Advanced

Course Description and Target Audience

The presentation focuses on principles of report writing as well as the common complaints by readers. The objective is to introduce a strategy for integrative report writing that is brief, efficient, comprehensive, and in keeping with surveys regarding report writing preferences by readers. There are no known risks to this presentation.

The target audience is mental health providers (advanced doctoral level psychology trainees, psychologists in practice, master’s level clinicians etc).

Learning Objectives

  • Explore and contrast academic training for report writing with professional objectives and criteria for effective report writing
  • Summarize important ethical and professional considerations for report writing
  • Present a strategy for an integrative report style
  • Summarize a checklist for an effective general report and utilize a case example

Presenter Information

Adam Andreassen, Psy.D. received his Master of Arts and his Doctorate Degree in Clinical Psychology at the School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute in Springfield, Missouri. Dr. Andreassen has extensive report writing experience and provides ongoing supervision of trainees at all levels as they transition to a clinical environment.

*National Psychology Training Consortium (NPTC) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NPTC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.