Psychiatry Master Class Series: Unlocking Mental Illness - Mindfulness in Practice for Clinicians (March 7, 2020)

Dallas, TX US
March 7, 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.

March 7, 2020

Mindfulness in Practice for Clinicians

Preston Wiles, MD, & Martin Lumpkin, PhD 

Instructors will use an experiential learning framework to directly learn how to teach and practice mindfulness in clinical settings.


Target Audience

This series is designed for advanced (typically postdoctoral) level mental health scientists.

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the scientific and evidence base of studies of mindfulness based interventions        
  2. Identify mental health conditions suitable for mindfulness interventions
  3. Apply and model the mindfulness practices essential to clinical practice.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA
  • 6.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/07/2020 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
03/07/2020 - 4:00pm
UT Southwestern Medical Center
6000 Harry Hines Blvd
Simmons Biomedical Research Building (NB2.100A)
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

Parking Instructions: Please come to the North Campus Building located at 6000 Harry Hines Blvd.  The Faculty parking garage will be opened by 6 am; please look for the  stanchion sign marked “Psychiatry Masterclass Parking” with an arrow.  Please park anywhere in the Faculty Garage.  Once in the building, come up to the 2nd floor by the stairs or elevators.  There will be stanchion signs inside the building directing you.  The room is NB2.100A.

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.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA
  • 6.00 Attendance


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  1. "Login" to your existing account or create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link.
  2. Return to this course page, select the "add to cart" button.
  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.