Psych Hub Video Library

Setting the Clinical Stage

Setting the Clinical Stage
This video offers ideas to help create a productive clinician-client environment. Runtime: 03:47

Key elements of effective listening

Key elements of effective listening
Your most effective clinical interactions evolve with the ability to clearly identify what clients are trying to say and what they really mean. Runtime: 03:58

Building Empathy with Patients

Building Empathy with Patients
This video demonstrates ways to build empathy with patients by sharing or connecting with their experience.  Runtime: 03:35

Treatment plans and Mental Health Referrals

Treatment plans and Mental Health Referrals
New tips for discussing mental health services with confidence, as well as making mental health referrals.  Runtime: 03:54

Closing a Mental Health Interview

Closing a Mental Health Interview
In this video you will gain insights and tips that will add to your skills to manage and effectively close basic mental health interviews. Runtime: 02:30

When Patients Experience Emotion

When Patients Experience Emotion
Emotions can come up in any medical appointment.  Presented are tips for keeping the interaction positive for both patient and provider. Runtime: 03:44

Difficult Clinical Interactions

Difficult Clinical Interactions
Difficult appointments with patients can happen without notice. This video explores tips for unexpected and challenging interactions.  Runtime: 03:16

The Importance of Cultural Awareness

The Importance of Cultural Awareness
This video presents some rewarding cultural awareness insights that can be utilized during interactions between clinician and client. Runtime: 03:49

Identifying Suicidal Ideation

Identifying Suicidal Ideation
Identify someone thinking about suicide -- referred to as suicidal ideation -- by learning how to ask these key quesitons related to suicidal ideation. Runtime: 04:27

Suicide Risk and Warning Signs

Suicide Risk and Warning Signs
Learn the risk factors and warning signs to better assess risk for suicide during clinical appointments. Runtime: 03:58

Assessment and Treatment of Opioid Overdose

Assessment and Treatment of Opioid Overdose
Your role in the prevention, assessment and treatment of opioid overdose is essential. Runtime: 02:57

Prescribing Opioids: Start Low and Go Slow

Prescribing Opioids: Start Low and Go Slow
This video examines some of the considerations, guidelines and treatment strategies when prescribing opioids.  Runtime: 03:33

Selecting An Appropriate Opioid Medication

Selecting An Appropriate Opioid Medication
Be prepared to discuss the full spectrum of interventions and risks, as well as watch for specific symptoms when using opioids as a primary intervention. Runtime: 04:00

Informed Consent and Discussing Opioid Safety

Informed Consent and Discussing Opioid Safety
Before treatment with opioid medication begins, you and your patient should discuss the purpose, benefits, risks, and safe use of these medications.  Runtime: 04:09

Pain Management: Opioid Alternatives

Pain Management: Opioid Alternatives
Because opioid medications are highly addictive, learn more about other alternatives to opioid medication in this brief video. Runtime: 03:17

Monitoring Opioid Treatment and Withdrawal

Monitoring Opioid Treatment and Withdrawal
Discover some highly effective tips to help ensure the safe and effective use of the medication before your patient leaves your office. Runtime: 04:14

Providing Naloxone with an Initial Opioid Prescription

Providing Naloxone with Initial Opioid Prescription
Learn more about the importance of discussing the risks of opioid medication with patients and understand when to provide Naloxone. Runtime 04:16

Discontinuing or Tapering Opioid Treatment

Discontinuing or Tapering Opioid Treatment
This video details two universal conditions that can help inform difficult decisions when it comes to opioid treatment. Runtime: 03:43

Opioid Treatment:  A Risk-Benefit Analysis

Opioid Treatment:  A Risk-Benefit Analysis
Practical tips on the risk-benefit analysis for opioid treatment utilizing  the member-prescriber agreement or Patient Prescriber Agreement. Runtime: 03:59

Non-Opioid Pain Management

Non-Opioid Pain Management
Learn more about non-opioid options that can be just as effective, if not more so, than opioid-based pain management programs. Runtime: 03:17

Suicidal Behavior Presentation and Treatment

Suicidal Behavior Presentation and Treatment
Knowing what to look for and how to speak about treatment could save your client’s life. Runtime 03:50

Depressive Disorders Presentation & Treatment

Depressive Disorders Presentation & Treatment
Learn tips for how you can best help your clients understand their symptoms and find appropriate treatment.  Runtime: 05:12

Bipolar Disorder Presentation & Treatment

Bipolar Disorder Presentation & Treatment
Understand the signs and treatment options available to help your patients get the help they need for Bipolar Disorder. Runtime:  04:14

Panic Disorder Presentation & Treatment

Panic Disorder Presentation & Treatment
Learn more about evidence-based treatments for panic disorder in this video. 
 Runtime: 03:52

Anxiety Disorders Presentation & Treatment

Anxiety Disorders Presentation & Treatment
Learn more about evidence-based treatments for anxiety to help increase quality of life, both physical and emotional. Runtime: 03:16

ADHD Presentation and Treatment

ADHD Presentation and Treatment
Learn about several effective treatments for ADHD in this video to ensure proper diagnosis and treatment as early as possible. Runtime: 04:20

OCD Presentation and Treatment

OCD Presentation and Treatment
Learn more about evidence-based treatments that can significantly reduce the symptoms and feelings of OCD in this video. Runtime 03:27

PTSD Presentation and Treatment

PTSD Presentation and Treatment
You may be the first clinician a client sees after a traumatic experience.  Learn more about symptoms and referralls for PTSD. Runtime: 04:09

Eating Disorder Presentation and Treatment

Eating Disorder Presentation and Treatment
Eating disorders are common, yet complex.  Learn more about the different disorders and evidence-based treatment here. Runtime: 04:05

SUD Presentation and Treatment

SUD Presentation and Treatment
You may be the first professional to identify elements of substance use disorder.  Discover more about treatment here. Runtime: 03:38