Pediatric Behavioral Health: Best Practices for Primary Care
Register to join Alin Severance, MD, medical director of Behavioral Health Services at UPMC Health Plan and associate medical director at Community Care Behavioral Health Organization for this live presentation on the importance of pediatric behavioral health best practices for primary care.
Physician, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse, Medical Directors, and Staff.
By the end of this program, participants will:
• Review the epidemiology of behavioral health conditions in children and adolescents.
• Recommend best practices for screening and treatment for the most common behavioral health disorders, and when to refer out.
• Identify the range of referral and consultation resources available to support the care of pediatric patients.
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Webex—Recorded live
Nov. 17, 2021, Webex—Recorded live and available to view virtually thereafter
Course director(s): Johanna Vidal-Phelan, MD, MBA, FAAP; Debra Zeh, RN, BSN; and Andrea Sweeney, RN
Presenter: Alin Severance, MD
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 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.
Physician (CME): The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing (CNE): The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hour.
Other health care 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 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.00 Attendance