Fostering Mental Wellness in Youth (RP1707G)
The Center for Depression Research and Clinical Care’s CME will encourage clinical and school partners in increasing their knowledge about mental health in adolescents. The program will focus on the development of the adolescent brain, diagnosis of pediatric mood disorders, understanding social emotional learning and increased resilience in adolescents.
This CME program is designed for pediatric care and mental health Physicians, Psychologists, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians’ Assistants, Social Workers, School counselors, Teachers, School Administrators and other professionals interested in the understanding of mental wellness in youth.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Accurately diagnose and utilize pharmacological and psychosocial treatment of adolescent depression.
- Formulate learning strategies to support youths at home and as school
- Use resilience and wellness programs to encourage resilience in their students and patients.
- 3.00 AMA
- 3.00 Attendance