Psychiatry Master Class Series: Unlocking Mental Illness - Working with Suicidal Adolescents & Their Families (February 8, 2020)
This series of classes is designed for advanced level mental health practitioners at a post-licensure level. The 6-hour Saturday classes will present the latest information in psychiatric treatment, coupled with hands-on practice and direct observation. All classes will be taught by expert faculty to a maximum of 25 participants who wish to advance their professional practice through the acquisition and mastery of very specific skills. Participants can register for and attend a single class, or the entire series.
February 8, 2020
Working with Suicidal Adolescents & Their Families
Jane Miles, MD, Syed Nizami, MD, & Karla Hutcherson, LPC-S
Instructors will provide up-to-date information regarding trends in pediatric depression and suicidal behaviors, as well as risk and protective factors. Current psychopharmacology approaches will be reviewed, and attendees will both learn and practice skills involved in a modified Family Intervention for Suicide Prevention (FISP) approach.
This series is designed for advanced (typically postdoctoral) level mental health scientists.
- Recognize signs and symptoms of pediatric depression.
- Describe the role of psychopharmacology in pediatric depression.
- Identify elements of an empirically-supported pediatric suicide assessment.
- Increase knowledge of modified FISP (Family Intervention for Suicide Prevention) intervention through direct modelling and practice.
Accreditation and Credit Designation:
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
UT Southwestern Medical Center can provide professional development per the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists per TSBEP rule 461.11. This activity is designated for 6.0 hours of professional development. Please Note: Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists does not pre-approve professional development credit. It is therefore the responsibility of the licensee to submit their attendance certificate and associated materials to the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists for consideration of credit toward licensure renewal as applicable.
UT Southwestern Medical Center has automatic status as an approved provider of continuing education credits for social workers per the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners rule 781.511(c). This activity is designated for 6.0 hours of continuing education. Please Note: Regarding entities that receive automatic status as approved providers under this section, the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners will not provide documentation of board-approved status nor will the board include such entities in its roster of board-approved providers. For Licensed Professional Counselors, please note this activity consistent with continuing education definitions per the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors rule 681.142 . This activity is designated for 6.0 hours of continuing education. The licensee is responsible for maintaining continuing education records for a period of two years.
- 6.00 AMA
- 6.00 Attendance
- "Login" to your existing account or create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link.
- Return to this course page, select the "add to cart" button.
- In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
- After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.