- Gorrindo, Tristan, MD;
- Hirsch, Michael, MD
For physicians, there are new maintenance of certification (MOC) requirements. This self-assessment module helps you meet these new standards.
As part of recertification requirements, physicians must now participate in Maintenance of Certification Program (MOC) activities like this one to cultivate a focus on lifelong learning and competency throughout one's profession. This module helps you hone in on clinical and practice management skills that are central to quality patient care and improved outcomes for patients with Mood Disorders.
The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) has reviewed the Mood Disorders MOC Self-Assessment (Online) Module and has approved this program as part of a comprehensive self-assessment program, which is mandated by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) as a necessary component of maintenance of certification. Physicians who participate in this project and meet ABPN completion requirements will receive credit for the Lifelong Learning Self-assessment component of Maintenance of Certification (MOC).
The purpose of the self-assessment is to help you identify and fill knowledge gaps. This module will help test your knowledge, provide feedback on your performance, and provide references to help you fill any knowledge gaps.
Please note: there is no video or presentation in this module, it is a self-assessment tool.
At the end of this program, participants will be able to:
- Describe areas in their practice relating to the diagnosis and treatment of mood disorders that need improvement.
- List resources where they can find further education on areas needing improvement.
- Describe their personal plan of action for addressing areas in their practice that need improvement.
This program is intended for:
The cost of each MOC module is: $35.00
Director, Division of Education
Deputy Medical Director
American Psychiatric Association
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Consultant, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Editing & Knowledge Management
Postgraduate Medical Education
Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
We offer courses to help you with every stage of the Maintenance of Certification process.
Learn more about the MOC process and see the full list of courses.
Release Date: March 16, 2015
Expiration Date: March 16, 2018
Reviewed By:Michael Hirsch, MD on March 17, 2016
The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) has reviewed the Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy ADHD self-assessment module and approved this program as part of a comprehensive self-assessment program which is mandated by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) as a necessary component of maintenance of certification.
AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. McLean Hospital is accredited by ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
McLean Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.00AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Providers can claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course.
Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number ofAMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in whichAMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTMmay or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.
Faculty Disclosure Statement
It is the policy of McLean Hospital that faculty and providers disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. McLean Hospital has established policies in place that identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity.
Resolution of Conflicts of Interest (COI)
McLean Hospital has implemented a process to resolve COI for each CME activity. In order to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance and ensure that the content is aligned with the interest of the public, McLean Hospital has resolved the conflict by External Content Review.
The following planners and/or their spouse/partner have reported no relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest.
Tristan L. Gorrindo, MD, Reviewer
The following planners and/or their spouse/partner have reported a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest.
Michael Hirsch, MD
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