2008 Update in Psychiatry: Mental Health Issues in Women and Children (description)

"Mental Health Issues in Women and Children"

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Category:Addiction Medicine, Addictions, Aging, Behavioral Science, Child Psychiatry, Counseling, Depression, Drugs and Behavior, Gender Issues, Geriatrics, Gynecology/Obstetrics, Health/Wellness/Nutrition, Marriage & Family, Maternal/Child Health, Mental Health, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Psychology
Address:67 President Street Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America 29425
Event dates:5/30/2008 - 5/31/2008 (This event has already taken place)
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Topics to be Covered:

  • Zachary N. Stowe, M.D.
  • Christopher L. Drake, Ph.D.
  • Laura Arnstein Carpenter, Ph.D., B.C.B.A.
  • John S. March, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Wade H. Berrettini, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Thomas Meeks, M.D.
  • Michael D. Sweat, Ph.D.
  • Kathleen T. Brady, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Depression and Bipolar Illness in Pregnancy
  • Sleep Disorders in Pregnancy and Across the Lifecycle
  • Asperger's Disorder: Identification and Intervention
  • New Developments in the Treatment of Pediatric Mood and Anxiety Disorders
  • Current and Future Genetic Testing for Psychiatry Disorders
  • Depression and Anxiety in Older Women: Challenges and Strategies
  • Successes and Challenges in HIV Behavioral Risk Reduction Among Women, Adolescents, and Children in Developing Countries
  • Sex and Drugs: The Role of Gender in Addictions
Organizer phone:843.792.0028
Offering type:Conference
Event frequency:Every Year
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Currency:US Dollars
CE Credits:The Medical University of South Carolina designates this educational activity for maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The Medical University of South Carolina is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Centerís Commission on Accreditation. 8.0 contact hours. The SC Board of Examiners in Psychology will approve 8 Category A credits. The SC Board of Social Work Examiners will approve 8 hours of general credit. The SC Board of Professional Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists Examiners will approve 8 hours of CE credit. For all other health professionals, MUSC will award .8 Continuing Education Unit. (1 contact hour = .1 CEU)
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The 2008 Update in Psychiatry will provide an overview of mental health issues affecting women and children. As special population subgroups, these individuals have special needs that differ and require special attention for diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders. Presentations will cover depression, bipolar, sleep, Aspergerís, mood and anxiety disorders as well as review genetic testing theories, HIV behavioral risk reduction and addictions. All topics will be focused on women or children.


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Contact Person:Shelly Warters
TitleExecutive Assistant
Organizer Address 167 President Street
Organizer Address 2MSC 861
Organizer CityCharleston
Organizer State: (US)South Carolina
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code29425
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone843.792.0028
Organizer Fax843.792.3187
Structural makeupEducational
Event Site/VenueMedical University of South Carolina / Institute of Psychiatry Auditorium
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
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Target BoundariesLocal
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
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Can one register for your CE on your web site?Yes
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
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Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?No
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?NA
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?Yes
Will there be shuttle service available?NA

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