Mayo Clinic Educational Event: Approaches to Pediatric Mood and Related Disorders

Course Highlights

  • Evidence-based approaches for assessing and managing pediatric mood disorders and related conditions
  • Improve your assessment and intervention approach through evidence-based practices
  • Learn through interactive, highly focused didactic sessions and small group breakout sessions
  • Take away practical and implementable knowledge

Course Description

The Approaches to Pediatric Mood and Related Disorders two-day course will focus on presenting an update on developments in the diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of pediatric mood disorders and related conditions. Specific ares of focus will include unipolar depression, bipolar disorder, suicidal behavior, anxiety, ADHD, eating disorders, and medical complexities. Course faculty will emphasize an evidence-based approach to management highlighting cutting edge research from structured psychotherapeutic approaches, psychopharmacology, neuroimaging, and emerging therapeutics in children and adolescents. Experts will present content related to hospital, outpatient, and integrated behavioral health practice settings. The course will include highly focused didactic sessions as well as multiple breakout sessions for more detailed conversation.

Additional information will be posted as soon as it is available at: ce.mayo.edu/pedsmood2017