Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:  Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 3B (ADHD3B) To view topic outline of the short course, select the Course Type (Short) below:


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Course Topics


Diagnose ADHD in children by use of accepted criteria; Choose an appropriate treatment for a patient with ADHD according to individual needs; Implement guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD in regular practice; Recognize the epidemiology and pathogenesis of osteomyelitis in children; Apply new evidence in the antibiotic management of osteomyelitis in children.

Common and Uncommon Psychiatric Conditions Underlying Aggressive Behavior in Children

Identify psychiatric conditions that cause aggressive behavior in children; Characterize the presenting and diagnostic features of various psychiatric conditions underlying aggression; Choose appropriate treatment strategies for children with psychiatric conditions; Implement guidelines from the US Food and Drug Administration for managing different psychiatric conditions causing aggression; Differentiate between psychiatric disorders that have common symptomatology.

Tics and Tourette Syndrome/Telemedicine

Evaluate for Tourette syndrome in patients who present with tics; Recognize comorbidities commonly associated with Tourette syndrome; Optimize treatment goals and strategies in patients who have Tourette syndrome and associated comorbidities; Identify regulatory changes affecting telemedicine brought about by the coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) pandemic; Elaborate on evidence supporting the use of telemedicine in pediatrics.

Adolescent Mental Health/Adverse Childhood Experiences

Identify various signs and symptoms of childhood and adolescent depression; Recommend appropriate treatment strategies for depression and anxiety in children and adolescents; Recognize the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the detection and management of adolescent depression; Detect the risk for behavioral issues using appropriate screening modalities for adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in children and adolescents; Promote resiliency in children and adolescents with ACEs.

Substance Abuse: Trends and Cases

Review recent epidemiological data and trends on substance abuse and related mortality among the pediatric population; Develop strategies for reducing pediatric substance abuse; Identify drugs and substances commonly abused in the pediatric population; Utilize resources to identify emerging trends in use of recreational drugs in the pediatric population; Discuss the limitations of current drug screening tests.


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