Fostering Mental Wellness in Youth (RP1707G)

Dallas, TX US
July 28, 2017

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.

Target Audience

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.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Accurately diagnose and utilize pharmacological and psychosocial treatment of adolescent depression.
  2. Formulate learning strategies to support youths at home and as school
  3. Use resilience and wellness programs to encourage resilience in their students and patients.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.00 AMA
  • 3.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
07/28/2017 - 7:30am CDT
Event ends: 
07/28/2017 - 4:00pm CDT
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building (NG3.112)
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

Available Credit

  • 3.00 AMA
  • 3.00 Attendance


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