April 5, 2014
The Sentinel Hotel, Portland, Oregon
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Mental Health in Pediatric and Adolescent Practice will be held on April 5th, 2014 in conjunction with the 9th Annual Pediatric Review & Update.
This course is designed for inclusive and interdisciplinary involvement of participants who care for pediatric and adolescent patients. Primary and specialty care providers including pediatric and family medicine, psychiatrists, psychologists and clinical teams will discuss many practical and common mental health concerns that teams face in practice.
At the conclusion of this course participants should:
Better understand Oregon Psychiatric Access Line for Kids and other initiatives to assist in identifying and assisting those who care for children and youth with mental health needs
Have improved medical management of children and youth at risk and/or coping with autism, depression, & substance use
Gain knowledge and comfort with screening, brief interventions and referral for treatment for infants, children and youth regarding mental health topics like trauma, autism, depression and substance misuse
- Learn from, and network with, those integrating behavioral health into practice from Oregon