Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Course for Physicians is organized by ContinuingEducation.com - OnCourse Learning Corporation and will be held during Sep 14, 2012 - Mar 22, 2020.
The target audience for this medical event is physicians. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.
This course will serve as a review and update on Obsessive-compulsive disorder is a common, disabling condition characterized by uncontrollable thoughts and disruptive behaviors. Once thought rare, it’s now recognized as one of the five most common causes of mental health disability worldwide. About 1.6% of the U.S. population age 18 or older (about 1% of all Americans) has OCD in a given year. This continuing education module will help you understand how to help patients and those around them cope with what can be a debilitating psychological disorder.
Conference Objectives are :
The goal of this continuing education program is to enhance nurses’, physicians’, and social workers’ ability to care for patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
• Recognize the clinical features of OCD
• Describe pharmacological management of OCD, including adverse effects from medications
• Identify nonpharmacological therapeutic treatment options and interventions for patients with OCD
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.