Psychopharmacology Update & Addiction Institute
Thursday, October 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM &
Friday, October 13, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Newly Renovated - Holiday Inn at World's Fair Park
525 Henley Street | Knoxville, TN 37902

Continuing Education Units acknowledged through the following:

University of Tennessee College of Nursing
University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine
Knoxville Area Psychological Association
National Association of Social Workers – TN Chapter
Tennessee Mental Health Counselors Association
Mental Health Association of East Tennessee
Tennessee Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services - Division of Substance Abuse Services

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THE SYMPOSIUM - Thursday, October 12, 2017 (6 CE or CME Credits for All Day)

7:00 - 8:15 AM

CHECK - IN / Breakfast & Exhibits Open
Breakfast Sponsored by: Mirror Lake Recovery Center & Village Behavioral Health

8:15 - 8:30 AM

Welcome, Announcements, Disclosures

8:30 - 10:00 AM

Opening Session: Roger McIntyre, MD, “Cognition and Psychiatry: A Systemically Important Functional Index”

10:00 - 10:30 AM

Break - Enjoy the Exhibits
Sponsored by: Bearden Behavioral Health

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions (Choose One on Registration Form)

A-1 Jeff Mangrum

“A Heroes Journey: Leadership, Client Engagement & Storytelling”

A-2 Roger McIntyre, MD

“Inflammation and Psychiatry: Implications for Mechanisms, Disease Models and Treatment”

A-3 Barbara Rothbaum, PhD

“Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: From Pharmacotherapy to Psychotherapy to Virtual Reality” PART 1*

*Psychologists must note & attendance & signing in and out of both parts of 2 part sessions is required by APA for credit. No partial CE will be awarded to psychologists attending only one of two sessions.

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch (Provided)

~ Lobby ~ Sponsored by: Cornerstone of Recovery

1:00 - 2:30 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions (Choose One on Registration Form)

A-4 Mason Turner, MD

“Shared Decision Making in the Comprehensive Treatment of Substance Use Disorders"”

A-5 Lane Cook, MD

“Rapid Psychiatric Diagnosis: Name that Tune meets Sherlock Holmes”

A-6 Barbara Rothbaum, PhD

“Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: From Pharmacotherapy to Psychotherapy to Virtual Reality” PART 2*

*Psychologists must note & attendance & signing in and out of both parts of 2 part sessions is required by APA for credit. No partial CE will be awarded to psychologists attending only one of two sessions.

2:30 - 2:45 PM

Break ~ Sponsored by: Focus Treatment Centers

2:45 - 4:15 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions (Choose One on Registration Form)

A-7 Siri Kahlsa-Zemel, MS, RDN & Gail Gnade, PhD

“Exploring Polyvagal Theory and Social Engagement Regulation in Disordered Eating”

A-8 Anne Young, LADAC & Jeff Mangrum

“Addressing Suicidal Thoughts & Behaviors with an Emphasis on Substance Abuse Treatment”

A-9 Ragan Schriver, PsyD, MSW

“Ethical Considerations in Behavioral Health: A Micro & Macro Discussion”

4:30 PM

~ EVALUATION COMPLETION / TURN IN ~ CHECK - OUT in LOBBY

THE SYMPOSIUM - Friday, October 13, 2017 (6 CE or CME Credits for All Day)

7:00 - 8:15 AM

Check In Breakfast & Exhibits Open

Breakfast Sponsored by: Bradford Health Systems

8:15 - 8:30 AM

Welcome, Announcements, Disclosures

8:30 - 10:00 AM

Senator Richard Briggs, MD

“The Chicken & the Egg Dilemma: Your Heart & Mind”

10:00 - 10:30 AM

Break - Enjoy the Exhibits
Sponsored by: Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network

10:30 - 12:00PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions (Choose One on Registration Form)

B-1 Adam Downs, PhD LMFT

“InstaChat Face Tweeting Timebook: Understanding Emerging Adults”

B-2 Mason Turner, MD & Loretta Wilson, NP

“Special K: A Little Goes a Long Way”

B-3 Rebecca Sapp, PhD

“Back to Basics in TN: Decision Making in Legal & Ethical Dilemmas”

12:00 Lunch

Lobby - Sponsored by: TIS Insurance Services, Inc.

1:00 - 2:30 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions (Choose One on Registration Form)

B-4 Daniel H. Angres, MD

“The Role of Self-Transcendence Therapy in Addiction Recovery”

B-5 Henry Nasrallah, MD

“The Bewildering Heterogeneity of the Schizophrenia Syndrome: Clinical and Treatment Implications”*

B-6 John Paul Abner, PhD

“Using Parent Child Interactive (PCIT) for Children with Disruptive Behaviors”

2:30 - 2:45 PM

Break

2:45 - 4:15 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions (Choose One on Registration Form)

B-7 Chris Harris, Ph.D., LPC, -MHSP

“Foundational Aspects in the Treatment of Addiction in the Aging Population”

B-8 Tom Barker, MD

“Need a Review of the 2nd-Gen Long-Acting Injectables?”

B-9 Henry Nasrallah, MD

“Complexities & Controversies in Bipolar Disorder”

4:30 PM

EVALUATION COMPLETION/TURN IN ~ CHECKOUT ~ LOBBY

Overall Conference Learning Objectives

  1. Participants will review and discuss cognition, inflammation and other complex issues affecting compliance in psychiatric illnesses and mechanisms and options to enhance compliance in mood and psychotic disorders.
  2. Participants will list treatment options for treatment resistant depression, long term treatment strategies in psychiatric disorders, and continuum of treatment strategies in posttraumatic stress disorder.
  3. Participants will describe the interview process in rapid diagnosis of psychiatric disorders and role of storytelling psychotherapy and addiction treatment
  4. Participants will be able to describe the pitfalls of improper intervention techniques involving substance use, role of self-transcendence and discuss crisis situations which involve substances,
  5. Participants will be able to discuss legal and ethical requirements surrounding informed consent, confidentiality, dual relationships, and compliance issues involving emerging tele-mental health, and personal biases which may impact decision making and clinical practice.

Continuing Education Information

Physicians:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education through the joint providership of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and the Mental Health Association of East Tennessee. The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Education Credits

AMA: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PAs, NPs and Nurses: Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Nurses may use these credit hours toward certification renewal. This credit is acceptable by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), American Nurses Credentialing Association (ANCC) and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

Nurses:

This program provides up to 12 contact hours through The University of Tennessee, College of Nursing. The University of Tennessee College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

NURSES SHOULD NOTE: ADDITIONAL one time $10 CE fee for The University of Tennessee, College of Nursing CE CERTIFICATE is payable at time of your registration. Fee covers CE certificate for one or both days.

Psychologists:

Knoxville Area Psychological Association (KAPA) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. KAPA maintains responsibility for this program and its content. KAPA has designated up to 12 CE credits for attendees of the 20th Fall Psychiatric Symposium; 6 CE credits for attending all day Thursday October 12th and 6 CE credits for attending all day Friday October 13th. In accordance with American Psychological Association policies, no partial CE credits will be awarded to psychologists at either program. See the KAPA website, www.knoxvilleareapsychology.org for additional information on individual workshops including educational objectives and instructional level.

In order to receive CE credit Psychologists will be required to sign in and sign out at each session each day to comply with APA CE policies.

*American Psychological Association rules require attendance at both parts of a multi-part session to earn CE for that session. No partial CE Credits will be awarded for attending one part of a two part session.

PSYCHOLOGISTS SHOULD NOTE: ADDITIONAL $20 fee for non-KAPA members wanting CE credit from KAPA is payable with your registration.

Social Workers:

This program was approved by the National Association of Social Workers - Tennessee Chapter (Provider Number: NASWTN 2017-0129) for up to 12.0 continuing education units.

Licensed Professional Counselors:

This program was approved by the Tennessee Mental Health Counseling Association (TMHCA), a division of the Tennessee Counseling Association (TCA) and chapter of the American Mental Health Counseling Association (AMHCA), for up to 12 continuing education hours. TCA is an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) through the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC). ACEP# 2043

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists:

LLMFTs are required by the TN Licensure Board to earn "Soft CEUs" or contact hours. Contact hours earned equal the total number of hours attended. Attendees may earn up to 12 contact hours based upon actual attendance.

Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors:

This training is approved by the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Division of Substance Abuse Services, for up to 12 LADAC contact hours.

Professionals Not Listed:

Please note your accrediting organization may accept a certificate of attendance (contact hours) for attending the Fall Psychiatric Symposium. Certificates will be provided based on actual hours of attendance. It is the attendee's responsibility to verify the accrediting body can accept and apply this certificate of attendance toward CE requirements they may maintain.

Transcript Records Requests: Attendees receive CME or CE certificates in a timely manner after the event. Any request for archival records / certificate replacement beyond (older than) the immediate prior Symposium will be processed & incur a $20 Certificate Replacement Fee. No fee applies to the immediate prior Symposium transcript records.

Hotel Accommodations

Call Mental Health Association (865-584-9125) for additional hotel information

Holiday Inn World's Fair, 525 Henley Street Knoxville, TN 37902

800-264-1579 or 865-522-2800 Booking Code: MHA (Rate $109+tax)

Online reservations

Directions:

Directions will be provided with your registration confirmation via email.

Please provide email on registration form.

Parking Information:

LEAVE EARLY & Arrive early for best parking. Parking is FREE (only) in the Holiday Inn parking garage AND Knoxville Museum of Art UPPER LOT.

Overflow parking at the Hilton Hotel Garage or Clinch Parking Garage is not free of charge.

Attire:

Business casual. Bring your sweater or jacket to put on or remove for your personal comfort.

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