This interprofessional event is designed for physicians, psychologists, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, social workers, chemical dependency counselors and anyone interested in mental health, substance abuse and addiction.
This event has been approved by the Ohio Osteopathic Foundation for 7.0 hours of AOA Category 1-A credits.
The American College of Nurse Practitioners (ANCP) and the American College of Physician Assistants (ACPA) accept AMA PRA Category 1 credit from organizations accredited from the ACCME.
Application for CME Credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
Free Wi-Fi. The presentations will be available online and the link will be provided at check-in.
Participants who complete this conference will be able to:
• Assess and manage depression and anxiety in the geriatric patient.
• Identify mental illness and co-occurring medical illnesses.
• Utilize best practices when prescribing benzodiazepines.
• Manage psychosomatic disorders.
• Discuss the recent opioid prescribing guidelines.
• Describe the current status of integrated health care.
• Identify the impact of needle exchange programs in the community.
• Discuss the neurobiology of the addicted brain.
Speakers and topics identified by the planning committee include:
No refunds will be given for cancellations received on or after Oct. 28,
2016; however, substitutes are welcome to attend. NEOMED reserves the
right to cancel courses. Registrants will be notified at the earliest possible
date in the event of a cancellation. Tuition fees for the courses canceled
by NEOMED will be refunded. However, NEOMED, Oriana House, Inc;
or the ADM Board of Summit County will not be liable for any loss,
damages or other expenses that such cancellations may cause.