How I Treat Psychiatric Disorders?

Course description:

Mental Disorders impose a huge burden into medical services as well as society.  Therefore, work on the prevention and treatments of mental disorders are much needed. Effective treatments for mental illnesses emerged only during the 20th century and of course are in their initial steps. There have been many evidence-based treatments and also so many promising innovative treatments for psychiatric disorders.

The course offers advices based on best available evidence and robust clinical experience and provides basic knowledge that relates to clinical situations and focuses on the content, which medical students, residents, fellows and faculty members need to know about this age group. It should also be kept in mind that effective treatments start from awareness, prevention movements which end in effective service developments.

Course Objectives:

  • Providing an overview of Psychiatric disorders in different age group with a developmental perspective

  • Introducing available mental health services specialized for specific psychiatric disorders

  • Sharing experiences od working within mental health services

  • Q & A with the speakers

Why join the programs and study online?

To provide a fantastic educational opportunity for Iranian psychiatrists to collaborate and share their experiences with and learn from Iranian-American and/or Iranian-Canadian expert physicians and scientists in the field of psychiatry from the North America.

What are the aims of the program?

  • To get familiar with the latest evidence-based interventions designed for mental illnesses

  • Challenges and barriers in developing Services for mental disorders with the focus on developmental disorders

  • Discuss and have question and answer sessions with the experts in the field

What are the learning outcomes (What will a student learn)?

  1. To Learn from experienced international physicians in different subspecialties

  2. To get familiar with the latest up to date interventions for psychiatry

  3. To discuss management of challenging cases

What type of value/benefit will you receive?

  • You will share the latest knowledge and experiences in diagnosis of psychiatric disorders

  • You will stay updated with the advances in the field of psychiatry

What are the ambitious goals of this course and what are the metrics to measure success?

To provide a unique opportunity for residents, fellows and faculty members to learn from and share experience with Iranian-American and/or Iranian-Canadian expert physicians and scientists in the North America who have exquisite knowledge and reputation in their academic career.

Who are the most important audience?

This program is specially designed for psychiatrists and child and adolescent psychiatrists and fellows

Certificate:

Certificate of participation will be awarded to the attendees with more than half of the time presence.