Pediatric Pearls: A Training in Mental Health


Date & Location
Thursday, November 29, 2018, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Hyatt Regency Schaumburg, Schaumburg, IL

Target Audience
Family Practice, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Pediatrics, Physician Assistant

Overview
A one-day conference designed for healthcare providers interested in learning more about mental health concerns in children. This one day symposium will highlight topics such as ADHD, anxiety, depression, psychosis and screening techniques and challenges as well as prescribing medication and finding the right harmony and balance. 

Objectives
  1. Discuss emerging trends in the treatment of childhood psychiatric disorders in primary care and subspecialty pediatrics.
  2. Briefly assess children and adolescents for the major psychiatric disorders with pharmacological responsiveness.
  3. Identify and monitor stimulants and antidepressants for children and adolescents with mild to moderate ADHD, Anxiety Disorders and Depression.

Registration
Register online by November 19, 2018 at luriechildrens.org/pearls.

Accreditation

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.