Title Category Credit Event datesort descending Cost
Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in Children and Adolescents
  • Behavioral health
  • Pediatrics
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionThe prevalence of MDD in children and adolescents is notable. The most recent data shows that 41.7 percent of adolescents aged 12–17 years received treatment for major depressive episodes throughout 2018, while suicide is among the leading causes of death for children and adolescents with an estimated 2.4 suicide attempts per 100 children ages 14–18. There is a great need for health care providers (HCPs) to adopt a proactive, preventive approach to evaluation and treatment for this population.
Mental Health and Substance-Use Disorders: Impact of COVID-19
  • Behavioral health
  • Covid-19
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionThe onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be a great stressor to the mental health of the general public, with more than one in four people, including those with no prior mental health condition, experiencing psychological distress. This has been accompanied by an increase in the prevalence of worse mental health outcomes, increased substance-use disorders (SUD), including opioid-use disorders (OUD), and increased prevalence of suicidal ideation (SI).
Substance Use in Youth
  • Behavioral health
  • Pediatrics
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionThe increasing prevalence of substance use disorders (SUDs) in adolescents places a heavy burden on the individual, families, and the community. Roughly 50% of adolescents ages 14-18 report marijuana use, and two-thirds report alcohol use; nearly 20% of adolescents have used prescription medication such as stimulants and opioids without a prescription. Hospitalizations for prescription opioid overdoses among youth have greatly increased, and nearly 8% of adolescents report having used illicit substances such as heroin, cocaine, and MDMA.
Unveiling Bipolar Disorder in the Pediatric Population
  • Behavioral health
  • Pediatrics
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionThe majority of adults diagnosed with bipolar disorder experience the onset of symptoms before the age of twenty. However, bipolar disorder in the pediatric population is often underdiagnosed or misdiagnosed. The resulting diagnostic delays have been linked with a strongly negative impact on normal behavioral and social development and lead to poor adult outcomes.
Racial Trauma and Health Equity Across the Lifespan
  • Behavioral health
  • Health Equity
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionPatients’ physical and mental wellbeing are determined by many aspects of their social and economic experiences, known as social determinants of health (SDOH), which include such factors as health care access, education level, social environment, and income. Adverse childhood experiences (ACE) also strongly influence psychological and physical health, with culturally informed ACE (C-ACE) being identified as a widely experienced psychosocial stressor for many minority patients.
Pharmacogenomics: Providing Personalized Medicine
  • Disease Management
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionPharmacogenomics is an important part of precision medicine; it is the study of how a person’s genetic makeup can affect their response to a drug. Health care professionals (HCPs) can use pharmacogenomic information to help determine the most appropriate treatment for each individual. This activity will provide an overview on the clinical indications for using pharmacogenomics and explore resources for interpreting pharmacogenomics.
Perinatal Behavioral Health With a Focus on Substance Use Disorder
  • Behavioral health
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionIdentification and early intervention for pregnant and postpartum women with substance-use disorders (SUD) are critical for optimizing maternal and neonatal health and wellbeing. The risk factors, common barriers to treatment, evidence-based practices around screening and interventions, and the framework for collaborative strategies to support pregnant and postpartum women with SUD will be discussed.Provided byThis activity is jointly provided by OptumHealth Education and Community and State–Hoosier Care Connect.
Perinatal Substance Use Disorder: Focus on Postpartum Period
  • Behavioral health
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionIdentification and early intervention for pregnant and postpartum women with substance-use disorders (SUD) are critical for optimizing maternal and neonatal health and wellbeing. The risk factors, common barriers to treatment, evidence-based practices around screening and interventions, and the framework for collaborative strategies to support pregnant and postpartum women with SUD will be discussed.Provided byThis activity is jointly provided by OptumHealth Education and Community and State–Hoosier Care Connect.
New Trends in the Management of Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Disease Management
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
$0.00 This activity will provide participants with insight into newer approaches that effectively integrate standard interventions into management plans tailored to the individual’s particular symptoms, review the value of pulmonary rehabilitation, and outline the effective evaluation of therapeutic responses.
Suicide: Prevalence, Predictive Indicators and Interventional Treatments
  • Behavioral health
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionSuicide rates continues to be a cause of concern for health care practitioners (HCPs) caring for individuals with mental health issues. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S., and there are roughly 1.38 million suicide attempts each year. This activity will provide education about predictive indicators of suicide risk, and how to best evaluate individuals for these risks and stressors.

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