May 11, 2023: Session 2: Depression & Suicidal Ideation
Depression & Suicidal Ideation
David Rubin, MD
May 11, 2023
Session 2: 4:00-5:30PM EDT
Failure to diagnose and treat depression can lead to significant morbidity and mortality with increasing suicide rates in the population of adolescents who are depressed. Depression in children and adolescents is often associated with suicidal ideation and behaviors leading to problematic interactions in schools. This webinar will describe the presentation of depression in schools, discuss comorbidities that are common, and provide guidance to when referral from the school setting is necessary.
This program will examine the screening and treatment of depression in youth and will discuss the relations between depression and suicidal ideation.
This program is intended for psychologists, social workers, educators, and license mental health counselors.
By the end of this training session, participants should be able to:
- Review the risks and benefits of treatment of depression in children and adolescents
- Describe the phenomenology of depression in children and adolescents
- Discuss the presentation of depression as it relates to suicidal behavior
- Discuss the management of depression in children and adolescents
Lowell Public Schools & MGH Psychiatry Academy Training Series
Times: 4:00-5:30PM EDT (Live Virtual via Zoom)
Session 2: May 11, 2023 Depression & Suicidal Ideation
4:00 - 5:30 PM EDT David Rubin, MD
- 1.50 Social Workers
The Collaborative of NASW, Boston College, and Simmons College Schools of Social Work authorizes social work continuing education credits for courses, workshops, and educational programs that meet the criteria outlined in 258 CMR of the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers
This program has been approved for 1.50 Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work Authorization Number D91850
- 1.50 Participation
This course allows other providers to claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course.
Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in which AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ may or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.
- 1.50 Psychologists CE Credit
The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
This offering meets the criteria for 1.50 Continuing Education (CE) credits per presentation for psychologists.