Pri-Med Irving - Regional CME/CE Conference

Irving, TX | June 28-29, 2022

Irving Convention Center

Anxiety in the Age of COVID-19

Description

Mental health challenges is the greatest impact of the pandemic. Anxiety Disorders, PTSD, Childhood learning loss, are just a few of the mental health consequences of prolonged isolation and prolonged fear. This presentation will help you distinguish human suffering as a result of a global pandemic vs. psychopathology which mandates both behavioral and pharmacological interventions.

Learning Objectives

Distinguish human suffering vs. psychopathology

Review non-pharmacological interventions for anxiety and PTSD

Review pharmacological interventions for anxiety and PTSD

Discuss promising future treatments for anxiety and PTSD


Speakers

Shirah Vollmer, MD

Shirah Vollmer MD is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine. She is also on faculty at the New Center for Psychoanalysis. Dr. Vollmer is a child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist/psychoanalyst in private pract...

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