Knowing the best course of treatment for a patient with Autism Spectrum Disorder can be challenging and overwhelming-but it starts with a meaningful office visit. Dr. Blakenship will share recent updates in the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders, recommendations about referrals, psychopharmacology and treatment modalities. Emily White will draw from her experience with autism testing and diagnosing as well as treating autism with Applied Behavior Analysis Therapy. Attendees will learn how outpatient treatment benefits patients with varying ages and tips for how to have meaningful interactions with their parents with autism.
CME and CEU credits are offered, and breakfast will be provided.
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A Mental Health Education Series for Primary Care Teams
Primary care teams and psychiatrists each share a piece of the puzzle in treating mental health disorders. The demand for mental health treatment in the primary care setting continues to grow, yet many primary care teams find treating mental health to be challenging and complicated.
The Pearls for Primary Care educational series covers topics to better equip primary care teams to identify and treat patients with mental health disorders. This series is intended for all members of the primary care team.