Treating Patients with Mental Illness: Pearls of Wisdom from the Physician, Family and Patient’s Perspective

Des Moines, IA US
May 6, 2014

The program will relate information to assist future practitioners in the holistic integrated treatment of persons with mental illness and their families.

Speakers

  • Teresa Bomhoff, NAMI President
  • Barb Glass, NAMI Volunteer and Former Board Member
  • Jim Goodrich, NAMI Vice President

Relevant to the content of this educational activity, the above individuals have nothing to disclose. 

Objectives

  • Illustrate the approaches to care of persons with mental illness from the perspective of the physician/provider, the patient and their families.
  • Identify action steps that can be taken in primary care settings to reduce the stigma of mental illness and to normalize the inclusion of mental health care as a routine and essential part of overall health care in daily practice. 
  • Instill in future practitioners the importance of mental health care in overall healthcare outcomes for all ages.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.20 IBON
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours
Course opens: 
05/06/2014
Course expires: 
05/06/2014
Event starts: 
05/06/2014 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
05/06/2014 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Des Moines University
Munroe 102
3200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.20 IBON
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/06/2014
Course expires: 
05/06/2014

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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