(Episode 7)

Neurodiversity with Allison Haynes, MPsych

Psychologist Allison Haynes and Dr. Tamara Soles present on neurodiversity in the practice of psychology. Issues related to creating a neurodiversity affirming private practice are discussed including practical changes to a therapy office and therapeutic tools. Common issues related to neurodiversity and empathy, alexithymia, and gender diversity are also reviewed.

Continuing Education

This Podcast Episode Provides 1 Hour of CE Credit

Course Description

Psychologist Allison Haynes and Dr. Tamara Soles present on neurodiversity in the practice of psychology. Issues related to creating a neurodiversity affirming private practice are discussed including practical changes to a therapy office and therapeutic tools. Common issues related to neurodiversity and empathy, alexithymia, and gender diversity are also reviewed.

Instructor's bio

Allison Haynes, MPsych is a psychologist who runs a Left of Center Therapies, multidisciplinary clinic in North Brisbane, Australia, that caters to anyone that identifies as Neurodivergent. Left of Center Therapies caters primarily to autistic clients, and include psychology, support work and occupational therapy. Left of Centre is also a training hub for provisional psychologists. Allison herself is autistic and ADHD and she shares with us how her passion was born from trying to advocate for her autistic children.
Dr. Tamara Soles' Bio

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize unique needs and approaches for neurodivergent clients
  • Determine the impact of myths and misunderstandings about neurodiversity
  • Identify practical approaches to working with neurodivergent clients
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How to Take the Course

Once you choose a course that interests you, simply click the enroll button to register for the course. You will be prompted to create your login information and then be directed to the course curriculum where you will have access to the episode, the learning objectives, and the post-test. Once you successfully complete the post-test, your CE certificate will appear on screen and can be downloaded. You can listen to the course episode directly on the course website or on your favourite podcast app.

How to Get Your Certificate

After listening to the course episode, you will be prompted to take the multiple choice post-test. To receive your continuing education credit certificate, you need to achieve a score of 70% of more. You may retake the post-test up to three times. Once successfully completed, the certificate will appear in your course area where you can download it.

Commercial Support

There are no commercial supports for this course and no known conflicts of interest.

FAQ

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Course Format

This course is presented in audio format via podcast interview. The course is designed for post-doctoral psychologists and is an introductory level.

Look what my podcast listeners have to say

Dr. Tamara Soles skillfully dives into meaningful conversations about a variety of topics that not only relate to therapy but also translate to many other aspects of life. This podcast is thought-provoking and keeps the listener completely engaged. The exchanges are lighthearted, humorous at times, and purposeful. A worthwhile listen, simply delightful!
 
Aldem
I have enjoyed every single episode of this podcast. Dr. Soles and her guests have done an awesome job talking about meaningful topic and sending important message about mental health while still keeping the discussions entertaining and light. Love it!
Miglena
This inspiring and thought provoking hour has 50 minutes that will elevate your practice and life.
Rachel R.
Dr. Soles is very down to earth and relatable, yet professional. She asks excellent questions and makes important points. She manages to make her guests feel comfortable and elicits a friendly vibe. As a therapist I find myself learning, as well as relating to the speakers. Thank you for this excellent podcast!
 
Anne
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Continuing Education Approvals

Dr. Tamara Soles is approved by the American Psychological Association and the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. Dr. Tamara Soles maintains responsibility for the program.

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