Anxiety 2.0: Recognizing and Managing Childhood Anxiety Disorders in Pediatrics

Date:
Aug 20, 2021 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. (ET)

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

Learning Objectives

  1. Provide brief overview of Anxiety 1.0 lecture including clinical signs and symptoms of childhood anxiety through a developmental lens.
  2. Use case based learning to promote clinical decision making.
  3. Review additional intervention strategies for use within the primary care setting.
  4. Discuss updated evidence for medications used in the treatment of pediatric anxiety.
  5. Consider co-morbid conditions which affect treatment response in pediatric anxiety.
  6. Identify when a referral to behavioral health care provider is indicated, including appropriate level of care.
  7. List provider and caregiver resources.

Speakers

  • 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

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Contact

Shelly Norbury

856.397.5588

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.