The Impact of Climate Change on Mental Health and Community Wellbeing
At the completion of the program, participants should be able to:
8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration/Zoom sign-in
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Morning Session: The Challenge of Climate Change
“Climate Change: Realities and Possibilities”
“Leadership for the Social Climate”
Gary Belkin, MD
"Mental Health Care During Climate Crises: New Strategies for Educators and Clinicians"
Mary Beth Mannarino, PhD
Gary Belkin Mary Beth Mannarino
Mark Dixon Ken Thompson
Fred Brown Grant Ervin
12:00-1:00 p.m. Lunch Break
1:00-4:00 p.m. Afternoon Session: Meeting the Challenge
"The Climate Crisis and Mental Health: What Will You Do?”
David Pollack, MD
David Pollack Matthew Hurford
Carissa Caban-Aleman Keris Jän Myrick
Claire Cohen Khara Timsina
Small Group Discussion:
Facilitated interaction among conference attendees. In groups of 8-10, attendees will describe their individual and group of the emotional challenges associated with climate change; climate-related system issues that most concern them, e.g. providing support to clients, interpersonal violence, flooding, air quality, extraction industry; individual resources related to their personal and professional skills; organizations and networks for potential collaboration; their hopes and visions for the future of their families and communities
Conference Overview: Conclusions and Recommendations for Future Action
4:30 p.m. Adjournment
PLENARY SPEAKERS AND PANELISTS
Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Dept.
No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.
- Completing the evaluation is not required, however it is encouraged. We do request that everyone complete the questions in the evaluation regarding your continuing education (CE) credit needs so we can identify the correct certificate for you.
- Please retain your certificates in a safe place. Replacements for General CEU, NCC, and CADC/CCDP are $30. Others are kept in your account on the site you registered at.
- Continuing education credits are awarded when a participant attends for the full day. Partial credits are not available.
- 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 6.50 APA
- 6.50 ASWB
- 6.50 Attendance