Clinical Resources for Caregiver Depression
This lunch & learn is sponsored by Project LAUNCH
Join Dr. Robin Kopelman, as she discusses the impact of caregiver depression on young children’s mental health. Information will be shared on identifying depression, prevalence, barriers to detection and treatment, importance of screening and assessment, options for treatment and available community resources. Opportunity for Q&A will follow presentation.
- Describe the prevalence of, risk factors for, and consequences of caregiver depression, as well as barriers to its detection and treatment.
- Describe options for screening for caregiver depression and use tools for screening, referral, and follow-up of caregiver mental health needs.
- Access and refer patients and colleagues to resources for education, consultation, and clinical services in the state of Iowa for perinatal and caregiver depression.
Robin Kopelman, MD, MPH
Psychiatrist and Clinical Assistant Professor and Co-Director, Women’s Wellness & Counseling Service at the University of Iowa, Department of Psychiatry
- MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
- MPH, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA
- Residency, Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA
Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines’ most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.
ACCME: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS) through joint sponsorship of Des Moines University (DMU) and the Polk County Health Department. DMU is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live education activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AOA: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) through the joint sponsorship of Des Moines University (DMU). DMU approves this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 hours of AOA Category 2-A CME credit.
IBON: Des Moines University Continuing Medical Education is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112. This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 1.8 continuing education contact hours. No partial credit awarded.
Other: This live activity is designated for 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
- 1.50 AOA Category 2A
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 1.50 IBON
- 1.50 CE Contact Hours