American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists' Psychiatry Update 2018



This highly practical, educational meeting will offer 2.5 days of clinically useful information. In interactive, learning-focused format, nationally renowned faculty will provide best practice information specifically designed to address the everyday challenges of improving outcomes for patients. The meeting will offer an outstanding opportunity for peer-to-peer learning and networking. With question and answers allotted for every session, there is ample time to share best practices and find solutions to the most difficult clinical challenges.


  • Special Keynote Address: Ketamine Update: What Should Clinicians Know and Expect
  • What’s New in Schizophrenia
  • Identifying and Treating the Schizophrenia Prodrome
  • Neuroanatomic and Neurochemical Substrates of Behavioral Symptoms in Alzheimer’s Disease: Implications for Treatment
  • Aging, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), and Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Practical Approaches to Managing ADHD Comorbidities
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders in Adults
  • Bipolar Disorder in Women
  • Case Studies on Women’s Mental Health Issues Assessing and Treating Patients Who Have Sexual Dysfunction
  • Treating Chronic Pain in Patients with Severe Mental Illness
  • Stimulants in Modern Psychopharmacology: On and Off Label Uses
  • Psychiatric Aspects of Treating Comorbid Endocrine Disorders
  • Comorbid Depressions: Prevalence and Treatment Implications
  • Update on the Clinical Management of OCD Group Disorders
  • Overview on Correctional Psychiatry
  • Hoarding and Its Management
  • How Psychiatrists Interact with the Legal System
Optional Post-conference Opioid REMS Course - December 4 "Pain Management and Opioids: Balancing Risks and Benefits." - 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

19 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Venue: Encore Las Vegas


December 2-4, 2018


Las Vegas, Nevada 89109, United States



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