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May 03, 2019 | CME 6.00 | USD $350 | Colchester, Vermont
13th Annual Child Psychiatry in Primary Care Conference is organized by University of Vermont Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education and will be held on May 03, 2019 at Hampton Inn by Hilton Colchester, Colchester, Vermont, United States of America. Audience: Pediatricians, Family Medicine Physicians, Nurses and Other Primary Care Providers, Mental Health Professionals, Educators, and Social Workers. Accreditation: The University of Vermont designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This program has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6 Nursing Contact Hours. Course Description : This is the 13th meeting of this highly acclaimed conference which previous attendees have praised for its quality and usefulness. This year's conference will feature lectures on a broad variety of topics from a clinical and public health perspective. Course Topics : • The Cannabidiol Frenzy: Separating Hype from Science • Beyond Symptom Improvement: Practicing Happiness • Vaping: What you need to know • and more! Course Objectives : The objective of this conference is to equip primary care clinicians and other professionals with updated knowledge on issues related to child mental health and to provide practical and updated strategies for the assessment and treatment of many of the most common childhood psychiatric conditions and problems. Specific topics to be addressed at this year's conference include bright futures, cannabidiol, premenstrual dysphoric disorder, and what you need to know about vaping. Emphasis will focus on incorporating strategies within the practical confines of a busy outpatient setting. Treatment options, both pharmacological and non-pharmacological, will be presented. There will also be opportunities for small group discussion of your specific clinical questions. At the end of the conference, participants should be able to: • Learn 3 practices that are neuroscience-based and can support a family's wellbeing. • Describe current research findings about the impact of smartphones on mental health. • Be able to discuss with an adolescent the known risk factors for early cannabis use. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.