After completing this educational program, participants should be able to:
- Identify the etiology, pathophysiology, and neural pathways of various psychiatric disorders and their effects on patients.
- Increase ability to assess psychiatric disorders as well as patient's overall health, including comorbidities, with the goal of improving diagnosis and treatment.
- Implement evidence-based models on the use of psycho- and pharmacotherapeutic interventions to develop treatment plans, predict treatment response, optimize remission, and prevent relapse.
- Employ strategies to identify and remove barriers to treatment in order to improve patient outcomes in the acute and long-term management of psychiatric disorders.
Submit your session proposal before the 19 March 2012 deadline! See website for information.