Psychiatry Master Class Series: Unlocking Mental Illness - Autism Spectrum Disorders: Managing Challenging Behaviors (April 18, 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.
April 18, 2020
Autism Spectrum Disorders: Managing Challenging Behaviors
Katherine Bellone, PhD, & Stephen Elliott, MD
Instructors will discuss evidence-based practices related to psychological and psychopharmacological treatments for individuals with ASD and comorbid emotional and behavioral concerns.
This series is designed for advanced (typically postdoctoral) level mental health scientists.
- Identify and describe evidence-based psychological treatments for challenging behaviors in individuals with ASD
- Identify and describe evidence-based psychopharmacological interventions for individuals with ASD
- Practice strategies to promote successful treatment interactions when working with individuals with ASD who are exhibiting comorbid emotional and behavioral concerns.
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.