Description

This on-demand course helps you thoroughly prepare for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) Maintenance of Certification exam.

It contains more than 45 chapterized sessions that review all the important topics covered in the ABPN exam.

    • Psychiatric disorders: anxiety, mood disorders, substance-related disorders, schizophrenia, eating disorders, and more
    • Basic concepts: behavioral and social sciences, development through the lifecycle, diagnostic procedures, epidemiology and public policy
    • Plus, sessions on suicide, psychotherapy, general principles of psychopharmacology, neurology, violence and risk assessment, emergency psychiatry, and more.

Every session is led by experts from the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry, which has been named #1 in the country 17 times by U.S. News & World Report.

The faculty list includes renowned clinician-researchers such as Eugene V. Beresin, MD, Oliver Freudenreich, MD, FAPM, John F. Kelly, PhD, Andrew A. Nierenberg, MD, and many more.

The chapterized content lets you easily search for and review important information as often as you want, and all sessions were developed with consideration for the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria. Plus, the course content is fully accessible via smartphones and tablets so you can participate from your home, office or anywhere else.

Learning Objectives

  • Review the primary epidemiologic and evidence-based diagnostic, assessment, and treatment modalities for psychiatry.
  • Recognize recent sentinel research findings that inform clinical best practices.
  • Identify commonly encountered ethical issues and resolution strategies.
  • Demonstrate ability to recall and apply relevant scientific and clinical information in the ares of psychiatry and neurology that the ABPN identifies as topics for the maintenance of certification exam.

Agenda

Topics covered by expert faculty include:

Topic Title

Faculty Presenter

Alcohol Use Disorder

John A. Renner, MD

AntipsychoticsOliver Freudenreich, MD, FAPM
Anxiety Disorders

Mireya F. Nadal-Vicens, MD, PhD

Bipolar Disorder

Andrew A. Nierenberg, MD

Cerebrovascular Disorders

Erica Camargo Faye, MD, MMSc

Child Psychiatry I

David H. Rubin, MD

Child Psychiatry II

Robert R. Althoff, MD, PhD

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Susan Sprich, PhD

Culture, Ethnicity and Psychiatry

Nhi-Ha Trinh, MD

Delirium

Theodore A. Stern, MD

Drug Interactions

Jonathan E. Alpert, MD, PhD

Eating Disorders

Jennifer J. Thomas, PhD

Emergency Psychiatry

Curtis W. Wittmann, MD

Epilepsy

Zeina N. Chemali, MD, MPH

Family Therapy

Anne K. Fishel, PhD

Genetics & Psychiatry

Mireya F. Nadal-Vicens, MD, PhD

Geriatric Psychiatry

James Ellison, MD, MPH

Headache

Shamim H. Nejad, MD

Learning Disorders

Ellen Braaten, PhD

Mood and Adjustment Disorders

David Mischoulon, MD, PhD

Movement Disorders

Albert Y. Hung, MD, PhD

Neural Development Through the Life Cycle

Robert R. Althoff, MD, PhD

Neurocognitive Disorders

James Ellison, MD, PhD

Neuroimaging

Darin D. Dougherty, MD, MMSc

Neurotherapeutics

Darin D. Dougherty, MD, MMSc

Neurotransmitters & Receptors

Dost Ongur, MD, PhD

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Darin D. Dougherty, MD, MMSc

Opioids

John A. Renner, MD

Pain Syndromes and Management

Peter M. Thomashow, MD

Perinatal Mood Disorders

Marlene P. Freeman, MD

Personality Disorders

Asha I. Parekh, MD

Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

Robert R. Althoff, MD, PhD

Psychiatric Ethics, Risk Assessment & Forensics

Ronald Schouten, MD, JD

The Principles of Psychosomatic Medicine and Consultation Psychiatry

Gregory L. Fricchione, MD

Psychiatric Interview

Eugene Beresin, MD, MA

Psychoanalytic Theory

Margaret Cramer, PhD

Psychodynamic Theory & Therapy

Raymond A. Levy, PsyD

Psychological Assessment

Mark Blais, PsyD

Psychosocial Interventions

Corinne Cather, PhD

PTSD and Complicated Grief

T.H. Eric Bui, MD, PhD

Public Policy and Healthcare Economics

Bradley V. Watts, MD

Rating Scales and Clinical Assessment Tools

John F. Kelly, PhD

Research Design and Biostatistics

Robert R. Althoff, MD, PhD

Schizophrenia

Oliver Freudenreich, MD, FAPM

Sleep Disorders

Theodore A. Stern, MD

Somatic Symptom & Related Disorders and Dissociative Disorders

Guy Maytal, MD

Suicide

Theodore A. Stern, MD

Transgender Youth

Amy C. Tishelman, PhD

Treating Mood Disorders

Maurizio Fava, MD

Violence and Risk Assessment

Renee Sorrentino, MD

Faculty

  • Silverman University Chair and Professor
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
    Professor of Psychiatry, Neuroscience and Pediatrics
    Psychiatrist-in-Chief
    Montefiore Medical Center
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry,
    Psychology and Pediatrics
    Director, Division of Behavioral Genetics
    Vermont Center for Children, Youth, & Families
    University of Vermont College of Medicine
  • Director, Massachusetts General Hosptial/McLean Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training Program
    Medical Director, Massachusetts General Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic
    Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Associate Chief of Psychology, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Director, Psychological Evaluation and Research Laboratory (PEaRL), Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Learning and Emotional Assessment Program, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Track Director, Child Psychology Training Program, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
    Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Associate Director for Research, Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Director
    Psychology Services
    MGH Schizophrenia Program

    Assistant in Psychiatry
    Massachusetts General Hospital

    Assistant Professor of Psychology
    Harvard Medical School
  • Director
    Neuropsychiatry Clinics and Training
    Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology
    Massachusetts General Hospital

    Associate Professor in Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Psychologist, Massachusetts General Hospital

    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Part-time, Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Division of Neurotherapeutics
    Department of Psychiatry
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Program, McLean Hospital
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Division of Clinical Research of the MGH Research Institute
    Executive Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry
    Executive Director, Clinical Trials Network & Institute (CTNI)
    Massachusetts General Hospital

    Associate Dean for Clinical & Translational Research
    Slater Family Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Family and Couples Therapy, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Clinical Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
  • Associate Director, Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program
    Massachusetts General Hospital

    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Co-Director, MGH Schizophrenia Clinical and Research Program
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Director
    Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
  • Founder and Director, Recovery Research Institute
    Program Director, Addiction Recovery
    Management Service (ARMS)
    Associate Director, Center for Addiction Medicine
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Elizabeth R. Spallin Professor of Psychiatry in Addiction Medicine
    Harvard Medical School
  • Clinical Director, Psychotherapy Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Associate Director of Ambulatory Psychiatry,
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Instructor,
    Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Depression Clinical and Research Program
    Massachusetts General Hospital

    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Psychiatrist, Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress
    Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Medical Director, Division of Psychosocial Oncology
    Swedish Cancer Institute
    Swedish Medical Center
  • Thomas P. Hackett, MD, Endowed Chair in Psychiatry
    Director, Dauten Family Center for Bipolar Treatment Innovation
    Associate Director, Depression Clinical and Research Program
    Director, Training and Education, MGH Research Institute
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Clinical Director of Psychotic Disorders Division, McLean Hospital
    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Associate Chief of Psychiatry
    Boston VA Healthcare System

    Professor of Psychiatry
    Boston University School of Medicine

    Vice-Chair
    American Psychiatric Association Council on Addiction Psychiatry
  • Executive Director, Massachusetts General
    Hospital Psychiatry Academy
    Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Residency Training
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Director, Law & Psychiatry Service, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Postgraduate Psychology Education, MGH Psychiatry Academy
    Director, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
  • Chief, Avery D. Weisman Psychiatric Consultation Service,
    Director, Office for Clinical Careers
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry in the field of
    Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation, Harvard Medical School
  • Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
    Co-Director, Eating Disorders Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Medical Director, FQHC Psychiatry at Gifford Health Care
    Adjunct faculty at Dartmouth School of Medicine
    & UVM School of Medicine
  • Research Director/Senior Psychologist
    Child Protection Program
    MassGeneral Hospital for Children
    Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Director, MGH Psychiatry Center for Diversity
    Director of Clinical Services and Multicultural Studies
    Depression Clinical and Research Program
    Massachusetts General Hospital

    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Associate Director, Acute Psychiatry Service
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Instructor in Psychiatry,
    Harvard Medical School

Target Audience

This course is intended for psychiatrists studying for the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) examination.

Pricing

This course is available now for $895.00. You will have access to the content through December 4, 2018.

Cancellation Policy

Course: Cancellation requests must be made within 10 business days after the initial purchase to receive a refund minus a $100.00 administrative fee. No refunds will be made thereafter.

Book Purchase: Refund requests for books purchased with the course package will be honored if made within 10 business days of merchandise delivery, for books returned that are in excellent condition. No refunds will be made for requests that come in more than 10 days after receipt, or for books returned that are not in excellent condition.

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