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Center for Public Service Psychiatry: 01/06/2011 - The Art of Working with Treatment Teams
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Credit Hours: CME 1.25

Target Audience:

Community Psychiatrists and other clinicians who may benefit by reviewing the public system of care and the requisite tools to manage the rapidly changing clinical, political and administrative landscape.

Educational Objectives:

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Organize multidisciplinary teams that are better suited to consumers' clinical needs
  • Develop satisfying and effective roles for themselves as multidisciplinary team members
  • Model and teach the skills that improve clinical care provided by multidisciplinary teams
  • Address and resolve conflicts that arise in multidisciplinary teams


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Robert Marin, MD: - Associate Professor of Psychiatry, UPMC
No relationships with industry relevant to the content of this educational activity have been disclosed.

Ron Diamond, MD - Medical Director of the Mental Health Center of Dane County Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin and Consultant to the Wisconsin Bureau of Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Dr Diamond has served on a Pfizer sponsored board that awards visiting professorships. He also serves as an editorial consultant for a consumer-focused newsletter sponsored by Janssen Pharmaceuticals.

Wesley Sowers, MD - Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, UPMC
Dr. Sowers is a consultant with Deerfield Behavioral Health, Inc.

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

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals are awarded ( 0.125 ) continuing education units (CEU) which are equivalent to 1.25 contact hours.

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