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Intensive Training: Maternal Mental Health for Ob/Gyn & Primary Care Clinicians

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Intensive Training: Maternal Mental Health for Ob/Gyn & Primary Care Clinicians

Saturday, November 4, 2023

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Westchester Marriott
670 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, NY

This Intensive Training Program Includes:

1 in-person training event + 1 follow-up sessions = 6.0 CME credits.

Clinicians who complete 5.0 CME hours and utilize the consultation line twice will also receive a Certificate of Completion from Project TEACH.

This program will enhance a primary care provider’s skills to assess, treat and manage mental health concerns in perinatal patients. The focus is to provide helpful tools and treatment strategies for ob/gyn’s, family practice, pediatric and psychiatric clinicians to utilize within their practice. This interactive program includes the full-day day, in-person training and a one-hour, virtual follow-up session. All learning modules are presented by Project TEACH’s expert team of reproductive psychiatrists.

Project TEACH is funded by the New York State Office of Mental Health and all services and events, such as this intensive training, are offered at no-cost to clinicians in New York State.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, learners will be able to/have:

  • Increased knowledge of perinatal mood and anxiety disorder assessment tools which will enable them to improve differential diagnosis in perinatal women.
  • Utilize evidence-based screening instruments to determine psychiatric/suicide risk which will enable them to improve their ability to treat and/or refer to specialized behavioral healthcare.
  • Up to date, evidence-based information about when, what, why, and how to use medications in the perinatal population.
Target Audience

New York State primary care and family practice physicians, obstetricians/gynecologists, pediatricians and psychiatrists; as well as, midwifes, psychologists, nursing professionals, social workers, residents, doulas and mental health clinicians working with primary care, pediatric or ob/gyn practices.

Virtual Follow-Up Session

Attendees of this intensive training are encouraged to participate in the follow-up learning session. This is a virtual, Zoom interactive event. Those who register and/or attend the November 4th program will be sent the link to join this follow-up session.

All Follow Up Sessions take place from 12:00PM – 1:00PM

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Monday, November 13, 2023
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