Session 9: Mood and Anxiety Disorders 2016: Pharmacotherapeutic and Other Advances (Aug 8-12)
This symposium will provide clinicians with an 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 assessment based care. The symposium will integrate case discussions and the informal exchange of information between faculty and participants.
Monday Dr. Jefferson: Depressive disorders: Neurobiology, pharmacologic profiles, comparative efficacies; Side effects and management; Drug interactions; Treatment resistance
Tuesday Dr. Katzelnick: Social anxiety and panic disorder; Pros and cons of benzodiazepines; Non-pharmacologic treatment alternatives; Adjunctive therapies
Wednesday Dr. Greist: Obsessive-compulsive disorder and PTSD; Factors affecting suicidality and its assessment
Thursday Dr. Jefferson: Bipolar spectrum concept; Controversies; Comorbidity; Managing mania and bipolar depression; Mood stabilizer pharmacology, side effects, and drug interactions
Friday Drs. Jefferson, Katzelnick, and Greist: Herbal psychopharmacology; Integration of measurement-based care; Computer therapies for depression and OCD 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 5 DAY session and receive a $100.00 discount. Use coupon code: +DCSI
Please note: A $10.00 non-refundable processing fee is assessed on registrations.
This advanced seminar is geared to mental health and health professionals.
- Review and update pharmacological treatment approaches to depressive, bipolar, and anxiety disorders
- Learn evidence-based approaches to overcoming treatment resistance
- Identify risk factors for suicide and assessment of risk
- Integrate measurement-based care into clinical practice
John Greist, MD, and James 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. They are, respectively, CEO and President of Healthcare Technology Systems. David 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 mood and anxiety disorders, psychopharmacology, CBT, treatment of mental illness in primary care, and the application of computer-based technology in clinical and research settings. They authored and co-authored numerous articles in journals, book chapters, patient education booklets, and books in their areas of expertise. They continue involvement in professional education through CME conferences.
- 15.00 AAFPAAFP credit.
- 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 15.00 APAAPA credit.
- 15.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.