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Psychosocial Wellbeing of Young People - Youth Friendly Doctor Training Program

  • : Nedlands WA 6009

The Youth Friendly Doctor (YFD) program is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge to remain up to date with the most pertinent issues affecting young people and how to best manage these issues.

This workshop, Mental Health: Psychosocial Wellbeing, addresses the following topics:

Care planning and coordination of pharmacological, psychological and social interventions for adolescents

Establishing skills in the medication management of common psychiatric disorders and safe prescribing

Approaches to psychosocial interventions for adolescents and their families

Knowledge of common practical psychological techniques for clinical practice

 

Presenters:

Ivan Salmin – Clinical Psychologist, CAMHS
Dr Julie Moore – Psychiatrist, PMH

Date: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Time: 6.00pm light refreshments, start 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Venue: AMA (WA) House, 14 Stirling Highway, Nedlands

 

Learning outcomes:

Describe the general principles for prescribing adolescent psychopharmacology.

Establish skills in the medication management of common psychiatric disorders in the adolescent age group.

Specific knowledge of antidepressants and safe prescribing of SSRI medication for adolescents.

Describe the common approaches for psychosocial interventions for adolescents and their families.

Knowledge of common practical psychological techniques for clinical practice.

Type
Delivery
Title
Psychosocial Wellbeing of Young People - Youth Friendly Doctor Training Program
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Children and young peoples health
Location
Provider Type
Associations
Duration
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm (light refreshments at 6:00 pm)
Start Date
22-Oct-2019
End Date
22-Oct-2019
CPD
4 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points and 3 ACRRM PDP points
Price
50.00
Price Details
Free to AMA (WA) Members - $50 to non-AMA Members
Location
Nedlands WA 6009
Venue
AMA House, 14 Stirling Highway, Nedlands WA 6009
Posted By
Australian Medical Association (WA) Pty Ltd
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