This module focuses on providing primary care providers(PCPs) with “common skills” - interviewing/counseling skills that can be usedto facilitate an effective mental health conversation with children/families.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
Describe interactive skills that can effectivelyand efficiently identify mental health needs during regular patient visits.
Discuss strategies to help prioritize concernsand provide immediate relief to patients for a wide range of commonlyencountered mental health issues.
Formulate a mutually agreeable plan withchildren\youth and their families for next steps in their diagnoses andtreatment.
This program is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Office of Professional and Educational Development (OPED), Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University. Remember to visit MAINPORT to record your learning and outcomes.
Mainpro+ This one-credit-per-hour Self-Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the Office of Professional & Educational Development, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University for up to 2 Mainpro+® credits.
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