CE Workshops


barry-antonIn collaboration with APA President Barry Anton, PhD, the APA CEP Office has selected outstanding experts in the field to provide trainings as part of Anton’s Presidential Initiatives on Psychology and Integrated Care.

These workshops will be held at the Westin Harbour Castle, 1 Harbour Square.

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Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015

Afternoon Workshop

117 Patient-Centered Medical Home: A Primer and Guide for Psychologists
Time: 1-4:50 p.m.
CE Credits: 4

This introductory workshop demystifies the "patient-centered medical home" (PCMH) and psychologists' place in it. The importance of mental health integration in improving population health outcomes and reducing health disparities are demonstrated, as are payment reforms necessary to sustain new health care models.

Friday, Aug. 7, 2015

Morning Workshop

120 Involving Minors in Decisions About Medical and Mental Health Care
Time: 8-11:50 a.m.
CE Credits: 4

This intermediate workshop reviews the legal, ethical, developmental and clinical considerations for involving minors in decision making, including relevant science in the areas of adolescent decision making, risk taking, and brain development and poses a number of clinical case examples for interaction with participants.

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015

Full-day Workshop

145 Primary Care Behavioral Health Integration: Why We Need It and How to Do It
Time: 8 a.m.-3:50 p.m.
CE Credits: 7

This introductory workshop provides a comprehensive overview of integration. Content is practical; focused on the theory, practice and resources for making integration work; and should prove equally helpful to any experience level.

Afternoon Workshop

151 Innovation in Integrated Care: Psychologists' Use of Health Coaching, Training Programs, and EBPs
Time: 1-4:50 p.m.
CE Credits: 4

This intermediate workshop focuses on the crucial role of psychology within integrated health care teams. Attendees will increase their understanding of interprofessional health care and the core competencies and proficiencies required of psychologists who function within integrated health care settings.