Comprehensive Review of Geriatric Psychiatry

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A comprehensive review of geriatric psychiatry designed to improve the management and care of older adults with psychiatric disorders. Ideal for MOC.

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A Comprehensive Review of Geriatric Psychiatry

This CME program is a wide-ranging review of the essential topics in geriatric psychiatry. It highlights the best practice guidelines for the management of various psychiatric disorders along with the latest developments in the field and helps you stay informed. Comprehensive Review of Geriatric Psychiatry includes case-based lectures on topics like mood disorders, schizophrenia spectrum, psychotic disorders, anxiety disorders, ethical and legal issues in geriatric psychiatry, sexual dysfunction and sleep-wake disorders, movement disorders, etc. It will help you to:

  • Outline and practice evidence-based care for older adults with psychiatric disorders
  • Attain the latest knowledge on psychopathology, diagnostic workups and treatments for specific psychiatric diseases
  • Integrate current guidelines into daily practice to provide best care to the patients and avoid undesirable sequelae, such as excess disability, premature nursing home placement, vulnerability to elder abuse and geriatric self-neglect
  • Effectively prepare for ABPN certification and recertification subspecialty examinations in geriatric psychiatry

Discover New Guidelines

A clinically based review, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in geriatric psychiatry provides a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits . Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you may confidently incorporate the latest thinking and guidelines into your daily practice.

  • Substance Related and Addictive Disorders - Louis Trevisan, MD, MEd
  • Mood Disorders - Ilse Wiechers, MD, MPP, MHS
  • Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders - Ilse Wiechers, MD, MPP, MHS
  • Anxiety Disorders - Kirsten Wilkins, MD
  • General Medicine/Psychiatry Interface Consultation-Liaison - Kirsten Wilkins, MD
  • Neurocognitive Disorders - Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, MS, DFAPA
  • Movement Disorders - Phil Whang, MD
  • Sexual Dysfunctions & Sleep Wake Disorders - Raman Marwaha, MD
  • Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders - Raman Marwaha, MD
  • Prescribing Antipsychotics and Mood Stabilizers - Phil Whang, MD
  • Prescribing Antidepressants and Anxiolytics - Phil Whang, MD
  • Aspects of Aging - Biological, Psychological, Social - Aarti Gupta, MD
  • Diagnostic Methods - Mallika Lavakumar, MD
  • Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia - Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, MS, DFAPA
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in Psychiatry - Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, MS, DFAPA
  • Basic and Clinical Neurosciences - Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, MS, DFAPA

Course Director

Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, MS, DFAPA

  • Vice Chairman for Education and Faculty Development
  • Residency Program Director
  • Chief of Geriatric Psychiatry, MetroHealth
  • Professor of Psychiatry
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Faculty

Aarti Gupta, MD

  • Principal Psychiatrist
  • Connecticut Valley Hospital
  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Mallika Lavakumar, MD

  • Attending Psychiatrist, MetroHealth
  • Assistant Professor Psychiatry
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • School of Medicine

Raman Marwaha, MD

  • Attending Psychiatrist, MetroHealth
  • Assistant Professor Psychiatry
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • School of Medicine

Louis Trevisan, MD, MEd

  • Associate Chief of Psychiatry
  • VA Connecticut Healthcare System
  • West Haven, Connecticut
  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry
  • Yale University School of Medicine

 

Phil Whang, MD

  • Chief, Geriatric Psychiatry
  • East Orange VA Hospital, New Jersey
  • Lecturer of Psychiatry
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Ilse Wiechers, MD, MPP, MHS

  • Associate Director, Northeast Program
  • Evaluation Center National Program Director
  • Psychotropic Drug Safety Initiative Office of Mental Health Operations
  • US Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Kirsten Wilkins, MD

  • Director of Clerkships
  • Psychiatry Clerkship Director
  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has reviewed the Comprehensive Review of Geriatric Psychiatry and has approved this program as part of a comprehensive self-assessment program, which is mandated by the ABMS as a necessary component of Maintenance of Certification.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: June 30, 2017
Date Credits Expire: June 30, 2020
Contact Hours: 15
The contact hours are inclusive of 1.75 hours of pharmacotherapeutics.

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an online activity post-test and evaluation.

Learning Objectives

  • Outline evidence-based care for older adults with psychiatric disorders
  • Practice evidence-based care for older adults with psychiatric disorders
  • Translate information learned from this program to achieve higher pass rates on the Certification and Recertification subspecialty examinations in Geriatric Psychiatry from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Intended Audience

Psychiatrists taking the ABPN Certification and Recertification subspecialty exam in Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychiatrists in practice with older adults as patients, Psychiatry Residents, Geriatric Psychiatry Fellows, Geriatricians, Internists, Family Physicians, and Nurse Practitioners with older adults as patients.