Medication Update Workshop for Clinicians Working with Children and Adolescents

PAST PROGRAM  Offered by experts with University of Virginia School of Medicine the program provided an update on diagnostic issues with youth related to adoption of the DSM-5, summarizing recent advances in the use of medications with individuals under the age of 18 years, with particular attention to some issues of medication compliance, community support services, and the restoration of youth found incompetent to stand trial.

Prescribing Medication for Mental Health of Juveniles: Introduction and Framework & Introduction to Tele-psychiatry in the Community

Roger Burket MD, DFAPA, DFAACAP, Chief, Developmental Disorders Section, Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, UVA, Charlottesville VA

Medication Approaches with Uni- and Bi-Polar Disorders

Jim Tucker MD, Director of the Division of Perceptual Studies, Bonner-Lowry Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, UVA, Charlottesville VA

Medication Approaches with ADHD: Research Updates and Clinical Practice

Vishal Madaan MD, MBBS, Assistant Professor of Child and Family Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, UVA, Charlottesville VA

Prodromal and Psychotic Disorders: Diagnostic Quandaries and Medication Decisions

Eileen Ryan, DO, Attending Psychiatrist, Commonwealth Center for Children and Adolescents, Staunton, VA