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