The New England Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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Continuing Medical Education Information

 

 WHAT EVERY CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRIST NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT OPIOIDS, MARIJUANA, AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER TREATMENT

 

Date and Location:     May 18, 2024                Webinar

                                                            

Target Audience:  Child and adolescent psychiatrists and other clinicians

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 Program Overview                                                      :

 

Massachusetts and the United States are currently in the midst of a public health crisis due to the opioid epidemic.  More child and adolescent psychiatrists and other pediatric providers who understand how to work with adolescents and families are needed to support young people with substance use disorders, including opioid use disorders.  This training will provide background on the opioid epidemic, review assessment and treatment for opioid use disorders, including drug testing, medication, therapy, and family interventions, and accessing care.  Guidance for working with parents of children with opioid use disorders will also be reviewed.  Finally, an update on cannabis and its uses in the context of legalization in Massachusetts, neurobiology of marijuana in the developing brain, and multimodal treatment strategies for adolescent cannabis use disorders will be provided.

 

 

Planners and Faculty

 

Sarah M. Bagley, MD, Msc – Content Developer, Speaker

Dr. Bagley does not have any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

 

Jessica Nargiso, PhD – Content Developer, Speaker

Dr. Nargiso does not have any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

 

Abita Raj, MD – Content Developer, Speaker

Dr. Raj does not have any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

 

Miriam Schizer, MD, MPH - Content Developer, Speaker

Dr. Schizer does not have any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

 

Timothy E. Wilens, MD – Content Developer, Speaker

Dr. Wilens does not have any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

 

Amy Yule, MD – Content Developer, Speaker

Dr. Yule does not have any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

 

Sharon Weinstein, MD – Planner, Content Developer

Dr. Weinstein does not have any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

 

 

Educational Objectives

 

After attending this live seminar, attendees will be able to:

 

1.    Identify three strategies to improve treatment of youth with opioid use disorder

 

2.    Review key components of evidence based approaches to illustrate how they are utilized in this population

 

3.       Identify pathways to treatment options for adolescents with co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders

 

4.       Interpret urine drug test results with an understanding of false positive and false negative test results and general

limitations of the testing

 

5.       List treatment strategies for Cannabis Use Disorders

 

6.       Identify ways pediatric clinicians can decrease risk for prescription medication misuse among adolescents with

a psychiatric disorder

 

 

 

Accreditation Statement

 

Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

 

 

AMA Credit Designation Statement

 

Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

 

 

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

 

PRMS does not accept financial support from ineligible companies for CME activities.  

 

 

 

Method of Participation

 

Physicians must attend the live activity and complete a Post Activity Learning Assessment Tool and Credit Application form to receive a Credit Certificate. 

 

 

 

Estimated Time to Complete

 

4 hours