Substance Use Disorder Treatment (RP1605E)

Dallas, TX US
May 21, 2016

Join fellow providers for a half-day workshop to increase your ability to understand, identify & treat substance use disorders in a general treatment setting.

Target Audience

This course is designed for psychiatrists, psychologists, psychiatric nurses, LPCs, social workers, residents, fellows, students, and other healthcare professionals (physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants) interested in learning about the ethical issues associated with recommending alternative psychotherapies. 

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this symposium, the participants should be able to link the educational objectives to Core Competencies (Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Practice-Based Learning, Communication, Professionalism, System Based Practice, Inter-Disciplinary Teams and Quality Improvement) and be able to:

  • Describe current pharmacological and behavioral  treatment methods for substance use disorders.
  • Recognize options for pain management for patients with a substance use  disorder history.
  • Recognize impact of modern marijuana use.
  • Describe impact of translational neuroimaging research on the treatment of addiction.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA
  • 4.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
03/04/2016
Course expires: 
05/21/2017
Event starts: 
05/21/2016 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
05/21/2016 - 12:45pm
Cost:
$125.00
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
McDermott Lecture Halls
Dallas, TX 75235
United States

Course Directors

Adam Brenner, MD
Associate Professor & Distinguished Teaching Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center
Director of Residency Training & Vice Chair for Education in the Department of Psychiatry
 
Laura Howe-Martin, PhD
Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center
Associate Director of Continuing Education in the Department of Psychiatry
 
 

Accreditation and Designation Statements

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this activity for 3 hour (s) in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.
 
UT Southwestern Medical Center is an approved provider of professional development per the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists per rule 461.11(c)1a. This activity is designated for 4.0 hours of professional development.
 
Please Note: Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists does not pre-approve professional development credit. Is it there-fore the responsibility of the licensee to submit their attendance certificate to the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists for consideration of credit toward licensure renewal as applicable.
 
UT Southwestern Medical Center is approved by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. This activity qualifies for 4 hours.
 
UT Southwestern Medical Center is an approved provider of social work continuing education per the social work licensing rule 781.511 (c1). This course is approved for 4.0 contact hours (0.4 CEUs).

UT Southwestern University Hospitals is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 4.0 contact hours

Registration

To register:

  1. Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link at the bottom of the page or "log-in" to your existing account.
  2. Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click on "add to cart" at the bottom of the page.
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

Registration Fees

Registration: Before April 1st- $100                 After April 1st- $125
Students/Residents: $20

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA
  • 4.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/04/2016
Course expires: 
05/21/2017

Price

Cost:
$125.00
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