Depression is common in children and adolescents; however, identification and treatment can be complex. Our Depression ECHO provides an efficient way to learn and practice, supported by psychiatry and primary care provider peers. The goal is to improve the primary care provider’s comfort when managing treatment of depression and provide a network of resources to ensure patients receive the right care, in the right place, at the right time.
- Scope of the problem: Algorithm and Referral Process
- Brave Depression - Practical tools / methods to treat depression with confidence. Suicide: Risk, Resilience, and Safety Planning (NSSI)
- Tools for Screening: CSSR and more
- Introduction to Non-Pharmacological Interventions
- Medication Matters (Part One): How they Help
- Medication Matters (Part Two): Complexities and Interactions
- Depression does not always need medication: Therapy Treatments: In the Office and beyond.
- Wrap Up with Q & A
The following sessions will run from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
- February 20, 2020
- March 5, 2020
- March 19, 2020
- April 2, 2020
- April 16, 2020
- April 23, 2020
- May 7, 2020
- May 14, 2020
Courtney M. Cinko, MD, is an assistant professor of Psychiatry. Dr Cinko is board certified in pediatrics, adult psychiatry, and child and adolescent psychiatry. She is the medical director of the Partial Hospitalization Program and Training Director for the Triple Board Residency at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Medical Center.
Emily Harris, MD, MPH, FAAP, Director of Psychiatry Pediatric Integration
Dr. Harris is board certified in pediatrics, adult psychiatry, and child and adolescent psychiatry. She provides direct clinical care as a general pediatrician in primary care offices and as an outpatient child and adolescent psychiatrist for Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center at the College Hill campus.
Jessica M. McClure, PsyD, is the clinical director of the Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology and Director of Mental Health Clinical Initiatives, Mind Brain Behavior Collaborative, at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr. McClure has published and presented extensively on cognitive-behavioral therapy with children and adolescents. (e.g., CBT Express: Effective 15-Minute Techniques for Treating Children and Adolescents, McClure, Friedberg, Thordarson, & Keller, 2019)
CME: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
MOC: Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.
For More Information or to Register
Please use the following link to register for the Depression ECHO cohort starting February 20, 2020.
If you need further information or have questions or concerns please contact the Center for Telehealth - Project ECHO team at C2C@cchmc.org or 513-803-8353.
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