(OERP) Microsoft Teams Learning Series: Toolkit for Virtual Treatment with Children and Adolescents During COVID-19- 5.13.20
Target Audience: Physicians, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Behavioral Health Therapists I, Behavioral Health Therapists II, Behavioral Health Therapists III, Nurses, Social Workers, Program Leadership
By the completion of this session, participants should be able to:
1. Identify strategies to modify on site programming to a telehealth model for individual, group,
and family therapy with children and adolescents.
2. Demonstrate an increased understanding of the impact of Covid 19 on children and
adolescents, families, and staff members.
3. Apply DBT strategies via telehealth in group, individual, and family sessions that incorporate
awareness of the impact of the pandemic on daily functioning.
This training is designed to increase provider knowledge regarding the potential risks patients face when electing to undergo bariatric surgery. The presenter will provide an overview of different bariatric surgeries available to patients and psychiatric contraindications for those seeking surgery. Provider will review behavioral health risk factors associated with surgery as well as interventions to help reduce risk factors. Additionally, presenter will provide general information on how support can be provided from an integrated health approach.
Rameshwari V. Tumuluru, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical Director, Adolescent Partial and IOP Program, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
Sarah Fallica, LSW, HSV, Program Director, Adolescent Acute Partial & Intensive Outpatient Programs, Pediatric OCD Clinic, Conroy-Merck Intensive Treatment Program, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
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.
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The University of Pittsburgh School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 1.00 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.
- 1.00 Attendance