COR 12.07.21: Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Overview of Relevant Treatment Issues for Clinicians

December 7, 2021

This presentation will provide an overview of autism spectrum disorder in youth for pediatric clinicians in Rhode Island, including a review of diagnosis, common challenges and comorbid conditions, treatment recommendations, and systems of support. 

Target Audience

Physicians, Psychologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Nurses specializing in Primary Care and Pediatrics. 

Learning Objectives

After participating in this session, the learner should be better able to: 

  • Describe how best to identify and diagnose autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in youth.
  • Review how best to support positive and healthy development in youth with ASD, and address common challenges and comorbid conditions. 
  • Outline the landscape of services available in Rhode Island for youth with ASD and their families.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 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 APA
    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.
  • 1.25 Attendance
    Participants 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.
Course opens: 
11/08/2021
Course expires: 
12/07/2022
Event starts: 
12/07/2021 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
12/07/2021 - 8:45am
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

This is a live webinar hosted via the WebEx platform. 

Guest Speaker

Lee Robinson, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Clinician Educator
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Medical Director, Center for Children and Families / Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk
Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island
Providence, 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. 

Credit Designation

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. 

Available Credit

  • 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 APA
    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.
  • 1.25 Attendance
    Participants 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.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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