Mental Health Services in Schools
THIS SERIES IS NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
This series of presentations is designed to provide continuing education for psychotherapists who treat children and adolescents. This activity will bring the audience up to date on the most current evidence-based psychosocial treatments for youth covering a wide array of behavioral and emotional problems.
ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Psychology CE Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Utilize strategies for engaging families and school personnel in the treatment of a child
- Understand the use of specific therapeutic techniques to support children and the systems they interact in (eg collaborative problem-solving, motivational interviewing)
- Describe the application of cultural competency to cases in low-income schools