COR 6.08.21: From Zoning Out to Zoning In: The ADHD Process of Care Algorithm at Your Practice
Most children with ADHD have their first encounter of care within their primary care physicians office.
It is important to be prepared with a diagnosis and referral strategy, however there are many barriers that have the potential to negatively impact patient outcomes. Some of these include but are not limited to: a lack of local resources for patients, or limited training of the topic.
This session will include guidance on how to effectively utilize the current 2019 Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of ADHD. Participants will gain an understanding of how best to support patients and their families as they await referral to a specialist.
Physicians, Psychologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Nurses specializing in Primary Care and Pediatrics.
After participating in this session, the learner should be better able to:
- Effectively utilize current ADHD clinical practice guidelines and apply to pertinent patient care
- Integrate a strategy for providing optimal ADHD support services in an outpatient care or primary care setting
- Outline how to support patient newly diagnosed with ADHD during the referral to the specialist waiting period.
This is a live webinar hosted via the WebEx platform
Jacquelyn Silva, MD
Pediatrician, Wood River Health Services
Hope Valley, RI
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and South County Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds. The Warren Alpert Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Psychologists: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program. This activity is approved for 1.25 Category 1 CE Credits. Credits available to RI licensed psychologists only.
- 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.25 APAThe Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program.
- 1.25 AttendanceParticipants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.