Presented by Donna Lael Ehlers, MD
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Friday, July 21, 2017
Crowne Plaza San Francisco Airport
1177 Airport Blvd., Burlingame, CA 94010
Educational Level: All Levels | 6 CE Hours
Fees: Register through 7/14/2017 and receive a discounted rate.
The workshop will be a dynamic mix of didactic learning, interactive opportunities, and real client presentations.
Part I will include a comprehensive overview of the neuroscience and practical application of psychopharmacology. Basic biochemistry, neural circuits, neuroanatomy will be discussed in detail especially in relationship to psychotropic medication. The most widely prescribed medications will be explored regarding doses, risk/benefit profiles, side effect profiles, and specific targets of symptom management. Medical monitoring of medication including laboratory follow up will be addressed.
Part II of the presentation will focus on practical application especially in terms of Co-Occurring Disorders. A review of the benefits for an integrative approach to care incorporate discussions of the role of psychotropic medication in holistic healing. The workshop will embrace the importance of healing on all levels of body, mind and spirit to offer help to these complicated and challenging disorders.
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Included in Workshop Fees
This workshop includes workshop handout, continental breakfast, lunch and an afternoon snack.
A small block of discounted rooms has been arranged for Thursday evening , July 20, 2017 at $189 per night plus 12% tax and $1.10 tourism fee. In order to receive the discounted rate, please call 1.877.252.1558. Be sure to reference the CAMFT Workshop 2017 when calling to get the special group rate. Hotel self-parking is available for CAMFT members at a discounted day rate of $8.00 (no in and out privileges) and $10.00 for overnight parking. Guest room and meeting room internet is complementary.
To register now, “Sign In” using your username and password (see top, right). Then click on “Register Myself” (see bottom, right). Click on “Add,” then click “Proceed to Checkout” (see bottom, right). To complete the registration process, click “Submit Order.” Successful completion of a registration will generate a confirmation email. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please contact the CAMFT office at (888) 892-2638.