Session 8: Mood and Anxiety Disorders 2014: Pharmacotherapeutic Advances

Egg Harbor, WI US
August 4, 2014 to August 8, 2014

This symposium will provide clinicians with a comprehensive overview and update on both conventional and novel treatment approaches to depressive and bipolar disorders, social anxiety disorder, panic disorder, OCD, and PTSD.  Additional foci will be on suicidality, chronic pain, herbal psychopharmacology, computer therapies, and applying assessment-based care to clinical practice.  The symposium will integrate case discussions and the informal exchange of information between faculty and participants.

Monday Dr. Jefferson: Depressive disorders: Overview, neurobiology, pharmacologic profiles, comparative efficacies, side effects and their management, drug interactions, treatment resistance

Tuesday Dr. Katzelnick:  The pharmacologic management of social anxiety disorder and panic disorder; Pros and cons of benzodiazepines; Non-pharmacologic treatment alternatives; Adjunctive therapies

Wednesday Dr. Greist:  Comprehensive approaches to managing obsessive-compulsive disorder and PTSD; Factors affecting  suicidality and its assessment; Computer therapies for depression and OCD

Thursday Dr. Jefferson:  Bipolar disorder:  Overview, exploration of the bipolar spectrum concept, controversies, comorbidity, managing mania and acute bipolar depression, maintenance, mood stabilizer pharmacology, side effects and drug interactions

Friday Drs. Jefferson, Katzelnick, and Greist:  A realistic view of herbal psychopharmacology; Integration of measurement-based care into clinical practice; Computer therapies that improve practices and patient outcomes

Accreditation and Designation of Credit:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditstm. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 15 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. MCW maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

The Medical College of Wisconsin is registered with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation as a Continuing Education Sponsor for social workers (license number 159-000664).

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Tuition includes course materials and continental breakfast.

​Purchase an additional session and receive a $100.00 discount. Use coupon code: +DCSI

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Target Audience

This advanced seminar is geared to mental health and health professionals.

Learning Objectives

  • Review and update pharmacological treatment approaches to depressive, bipolar, and anxiety disorders
  • Learn evidence-based approaches to overcoming treatment resistance
  • Consider risk factors for suicide and assessment of risk
  • Integrate measurement-based care into clinical practice


 


 

Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Brenda Konczal
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-7250
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 15.00 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 15.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 15.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
  • 15.00 Illinois Social Worker
    Illinois Social Worker credit.
Course opens: 
03/03/2014
Course expires: 
04/10/2015
Event starts: 
08/04/2014 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
08/08/2014 - 12:15pm
Cost:
$1.00
Parent activity set: 
The Landmark Resort and Conference Center
4929 Landmark Drive
Egg Harbor, WI 54209
United States

The Landmark Resort


4929 Landmark Drive
Egg Harbor, Wisconsin 54209
Reservations (800) 273-7877
E-mail: stay@thelandmarkresort.com
http//:www.thelandmarkresort.com

 

John H. Greist, MD, and James W. Jefferson, MD, are Distinguished Senior Scientists at the Madison Institute of Medicine and Clinical Adjunct Professors of Psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.  In addition, they are, respectively, CEO and President of Healthcare Technology Systems.  David J. Katzelnick, MD, is Chair of the Division of Integrated Behavioral Health and Associate Professor at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.

Their major clinical and research interests are in mood and anxiety disorders, psychopharmacology, cognitive behavior therapy, treatment of mental illness in primary care settings, and the application of computer-based technology in clinical and research settings. They have authored and coauthored numerous articles in professional journals, chapters in books, patient education booklets, and books in their areas of expertise.  They continue their extensive involvement in professional education through CME conferences.

Disclosures:

John Greist, MD

Grant/Research Support:  AstraZeneca, Forest, Jansen, Lilly, Otsuka, Pfizer, Takeda, Transcept, UCB
Consultant:  GSK, Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Pfizer, Transcept
Principal:  Healthcare Technology Systems, Inc.
Royalties:  ERT and Perceptive for computer administered self-report assessments, Waypoint Health for self-help computer administered CBT programs for depression and OCD
 
James Jefferson, MD
Lecture Honoraria:  Arbor Scientia, GSK, LIlly, Merck, Sunovion
Stock Shareholder:  BMS, GSK, SciClone
Principal:  Healthcare Technology Systems, Inc.
Other:  Various from time to time, from the pharmaceutical companies listed above
 
David Katzelnick, MD

Principal:  Healthcare Technology Systems

Available Credit

  • 15.00 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 15.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 15.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
  • 15.00 Illinois Social Worker
    Illinois Social Worker credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/03/2014
Course expires: 
04/10/2015

Price

Cost:
$1.00
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