Description

This renowned conference provides a complete update across research, assessment, and treatment of mental health conditions in children and adolescents. It is ideal if you work in mental health, primary care, nursing, psychology, school health, and more.

  • Hear guidance on translating new research into clinical practice for substance use disorders, mood disorders, OCD, schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, and more
  • Find sessions on pharmacologic treatments, psychological interventions, naturopathic treatments, suicide risk and prevention, implications of genetics, and much more
  • Ask questions and discuss cases during Curbside Consultation hours with experts on specific topics
  • Find insights that enhance your clinical work in psychiatric practices, community clinics, hospitals, school-based settings, primary care offices, university clinics, and psychology practices

Learning Objectives

At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the presentation, diagnosis, and current treatmentoptions available for attention deficit and hyperactivity in childhood and adolescence.
  • Identify the presentation, diagnosis, and current treatment options available for behavioral problems and pervasive developmental disorders.
  • Discuss the presentation, diagnosis, and current treatment options available for depression, psychosis, manic depression, and anxiety.
  • Compare and contrast basic neuropharmacology, neuropsychologic testing data, psychopharmacologic properties of compounds, and the implications of psychiatric genetics for guiding day-to-day pediatric psychopharmacology treatment.
  • Recognize the risk management issues associated with adolescent substance use disorder and smoking, ethical and safe use of psychotropics, suicide risk and prevention, cardiovascular side effects and medical liability of stimulants, and liability prevention in psychopharmacology.
  • Review the comorbidiy of ADHD with posttraumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury.
  • Explore emotional dysregulation, executive function and learning disorders in the context of ADHD.

Target Audience

This program is intended for:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Primary care and family practice physicians
  • Pediatricians
  • Psychologists
  • Nursing professionals
  • Social workers
  • Residents
  • Other mental health, primary care and pediatric clinicians

Pricing

MDs/Doctoral-Level Professionals
Super Early Bird Registration (on or before November 16, 2019): $645.00
Early Bird Registration (on or before January 11, 2020): $695.00
Regular Registration (after January 11, 2020): $795.00

Other Professionals or Trainees
Super Early Bird Registration (on or before November 16, 2019): $545.00
Early Bird Registration (on or before January 11, 2020): $595.00
Regular Registration (after January 11, 2020): $695.00

***The deeply discounted Super Early Bird Registration rate is NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE and will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Syllabus

On or before March 1, 2020: $29.00
After March 1, 2020: $45.00

The conference syllabus is a printed book with all slide presentations and space to take notes adjacent to each slide.

As an alternative to purchasing a conference syllabus, we provide all attendees with completely free access to all slide presentations in digital PDF format prior to the conference. Free wi-fi is also available throughout the conference. This is an environmentally friendly alternative and helps keep costs lower for all attendees.

We may offer a limited supply of the conference syllabus for purchase on-site, however we cannot guarantee the price or availability. We highly recommend purchasing a syllabus in advance if you want one.

Cancellation Policy

A refund minus a $100.00 administrative fee will be issued for refund requests received by February 20, 2020. No refunds will be issued for refund requests made after February 20, 2020. Payments made may not be applied to future conferences or other educational activities. There are no exceptions to these policies.

***The deeply discounted Super Early Bird Registration rate is NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE and will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Additional Live Conferences

We offer other live conferences on various facets of mental health in addition to the conference you are currently viewing.

View a full list of our mental health conferences

CME Information

This is a save-the-date. We will update the CE information once the agenda is finalized.

Location

Westin Copley Place, Boston, Massachusetts, United States