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🚩 Join Us - Primary Care Behavioral Health March 10-11, 2023

Jan 10, 2023 9:38:00 AM / by Brooke Kochanski

The activity will consist of 3 half day sessions focused on how to assess patients for psychiatric disorders in the primary care setting; how to assess for suicide and dangerousness; and diagnosis and treatment of disorders commonly encountered in primary care (mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychosis, somatic disorders, substance abuse, sleep disorders). There will be an optional half-day for those who wish to become buprenorphine waivered practitioners. The course will be offered in person. Register here

primary careObjectives
Upon completion of this activity, attendees will be able to:

  • Describe criteria for diagnosis of common psychiatric disorders.
  • Demonstrate ability to perform psychiatric assessment and suicide screening.
  • Prescribe appropriate treatments for common psychiatric disorders.

Target audience 

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Residents / Fellows

The Wake Forest School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Accreditation Statement: The Wake Forest School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Registration Fee
$495 if registered before February 24. $525 if registered after February 24


Get registered today to join us in March - visit our webpage for more info

Jointly provided by Charlotte AHEC and Northwest Area Health Education Center (AHEC), a program of Wake Forest University School of Medicine and part of the NC AHEC System.

Tags: Primary Care, behavioral health, psychiatry

Brooke Kochanski

Written by Brooke Kochanski

Marketing & Communications Specialist at Northwest AHEC

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