Anxiety 2.0: Recognizing and Managing Childhood Anxiety Disorders in Pediatric Primary Care Settings builds on the concepts that were presented in Anxiety 1.0 and takes a deeper look at the strategies for recognizing and managing anxiety in the primary care setting. Discussion will include medications and how co-morbid conditions impact treatments. You can view Anxiety 1.0 here.
- Provide brief overview of Anxiety 1.0 lecture including clinical signs and symptoms of childhood anxiety through a developmental lens.
- Use case based learning to promote clinical decision making.
- Review additional intervention strategies for use within the primary care setting.
- Discuss updated evidence for medications used in the treatment of pediatric anxiety.
- Consider co-morbid conditions which affect treatment response in pediatric anxiety.
- Identify when a referral to behavioral health care provider is indicated, including appropriate level of care.
- List provider and caregiver resources.
- Molly Seltzer, PhD, MA, Psychologist with the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
- Jaclyn Chua, DO, Attending Physician, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
ACCME Accreditation Statement: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Approval of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) for this lecture is pending. If approved, physicians can claim CME credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity for free.