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CME

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds: Using Telehealth Services to Connect to Mental Health Care Across Domains

Location: Health Learning Building Auditorium (HLB 1.111)

Address: 1501 Red River St, Austin, Texas 78712 | View Map »

Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Time: 12–1:30 p.m.

Contact: Barbara Springer

About the Event

In this installment of Psychiatry and Behavioral Grand Rounds, Nithya Mani, M.D., and Puja Patel, Ph.D., presents “Using Telehealth Services to Connect to Mental Health Care Across Domains.”

Mani is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Dell Medical School and the associate director of the Child Psychiatry Telemedicine Program at Dell Children’s Medical Center. Patel is the interim director of pediatric psychology and an assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Dell Medical School. She is a pediatric psychologist who practices at Texas Child Study Center Embedded Behavioral Clinic in the Children’s Blood & Cancer Center at Dell Children’s Medical Center.

For more information about the event, email Barbara Springer.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:

  1. Highlight the diagnostic factors related to telehealth assessments
  2. Discuss the importance of early identification, assessment, and intervention across domains
  3. Identify how culture and community engagement impact mental health practice in a school setting

Target Audience

  • Primary: Psychiatrists, social workers, psychologists, nurses and other mental health professionals
  • Secondary: Other health care professionals

Attributes/Competencies

This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:

  • ACGME: Patient Care; Medical Knowledge; Practice-Based Learning and Improvement; Interpersonal and Communication Skills; Professionalism; Systems-Based Practice
  • IOM: Provide patient-centered care; Work in interdisciplinary teams; Employ evidence-based practice; Apply quality improvement; Utilize informatics
  • IECC: Interprofessional Teamwork & Team-based Practice; Interprofessional Communication; Values & Ethics for Interprofessional Practice

Speaker Disclosure

Nithya Mani, M.D., and Puja Patel, Ph.D., speakers for this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Planner Disclosure

Roshni Koli, M.D.; Jorge Almeida, M.D., Ph.D.; Lowell McRoberts, M.D.; Lloyd Berg, Ph.D.; Carol Alter, M.D.; Stephanie Reed; and Barbara Springer, planners for this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Jeffrey Newport, M.D., M.S., MDiv, planner for this educational activity, received grants/research funds from Navitor Pharmaceuticals, Sage Therapeutics and Supernus Pharmaceutical.

Charles B. Nemeroff, M.D., Ph.D., planner for this educational activity, is a consultant for AbbVie, ANeuroTech (division of Anima BV), Signant Health, Magstim Inc., Navitor Pharmaceuticals Inc., Intra-Cellular Therapies Inc., EMA Wellness, Acadia Pharmaceuticals, Sage Therapeutics, BioXcel Therapeutics, Silo Pharma, XW Pharma, Engrail Therapeutics, Corcept Therapeutics Pharmaceuticals Company, SK Life Science, Alfasigma, Pasithea Therapeutic Corp., EcoR1, GoodCap Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Senseye, and Clexio. He is a stock shareholder (directly purchased) of Xhale, Seattle Genetics, Antares, BI Gen Holdings, Inc., Corcept Therapeutics Pharmaceuticals Company, EMA Wellness, TRUUST Neuroimaging, and Naki Health. Nemeroff is on the Scientific Advisory Boards for ANeuroTech (division of Anima BV), Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF), Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), Skyland Trail, Signant Health, Laureate Institute for Brain Research (LIBR) Inc., Magnolia CNS, Heading Health, TRUUST Neuroimaging, Pasithea Therapeutics Corp., and Sage. He is on the Board of Directors of Gratitude America, ADAA, Xhale Smart, Inc., and Lucy Scientific Discovery, Inc. He holds patents for the following: Method and devices for transdermal delivery of lithium (US 6,375,990B1), Method of assessing antidepressant drug therapy via transport inhibition of monoamine neurotransmitters by ex vivo assay (US 7,148,027B2).

The CME Advisory Committee, reviewers of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.

Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this internet live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.