Diagnosing and Managing Disruptive Disorders in the Primary Care Setting

Date:
Nov 19, 2021 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. (ET)

Disruptive behavior disorders are characterized by problems in the self-control of emotions and behavior, which interfere with a child’s ability to function at home and school. The child violates the rights of others or enters into conflicts with rules or authority figures. This lecture will explore the possible causes of these behaviors and discuss effective interventions in the primary care setting.

Learning objectives

  1. Describe the disruptive behaviors and their possible causes
  2. Diagnose the disruptive behaviors according to DSM-5
  3. Discuss effective interventions for disruptive behaviors

Speakers

  • Aateqa Ismail, MD, psychiatrist in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Ellen H. Sholevar, MD, psychiatrist in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Alison R. Zisser, PhD, psychologist in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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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.