Online Registration is CLOSED. You are still welcome to attend and register at the door starting at 5:30 PM tonight!
Behavioral Helath - A Public Health Crisis
Understanding Pediatric Depression & Anxiety
Keynote Speaker: David Kaye, M.D.
David Kaye, M.D. is Director of Training in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry and Professor of Psychiatry at the University at Buffalo (UB). He completed medical school at the University of Vermont, and residency in general psychiatry and child/adolescent psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin. He is Board Certified in General Psychiatry and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry, and has been on the faculty at UB since 1982. He has written about a variety of topics in child psychiatry and is first author on a book for primary care physicians, Child and Adolescent Mental Health (Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins 2002). He is a national leader in psychiatric education and is a past President of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training.
Expert Panel: Eve Gotham, LCSW-R, David Kaye, MD, Ed Lewis, MD, Zendi Moldenhauer, PhD, CPNP, & Michael Scharf, MD
Moderated by: Lawrence N. Chessin, MD
Participants will be able to:
Recognize the symptoms of children and adolescents with depression and anxiety.
Learn strategies to triage children and adolescents with depression and anxiety.
Discuss new treatment modalities for depression and anxiety in children and adolescents.
Identify resources to help treat children and adolescents with depression and anxiety.
Pediatricians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Physician Assistants, School Healthcare Staff & Family Practice Physicians.
5:30 PM Doors Open
6:00 PM Program Begins
8:00 PM Reception with Local Resource Exhibits with Refreshments
Guests are Welcome!