Assessment and Treatment of ADHD in Primary Care
Presenters will discuss the etiology, prevalence rate, and symptoms of ADHD as well as non-ADHD factors that can give the appearance of this neurodevelopmental disorder. Presenters will also discuss current DoD policies and contraindications for such a diagnosis while serving in the military as well as current recommendations regarding neuropsychological testing of ADHD. Furthermore, presenters will teach participants how to rapidly assess and treat attention-related problems in addition to appropriate documentation within a primary care setting.
Nurses, Physicians, Physician Assistants, Psychologists, and Social workers.
- The learner will be able to identify symptoms and etiology of ADHD.
- The learner will be able to assess for and differentiate between ADHD symptoms and co-occurring conditions and/or other psychological, environmental, or physical factors.
- The learner will be able to document and provide evidence-based interventions for attention-related complaints within a primary care setting, and identify when neuropsychological testing is warranted.
Robert A. Seegmiller, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
MAJ Jessica Higa, PsyD
Maj Callie J. Cooper, Ph.D.
Capt Jared S. Link, PsyD
Presenters have no financial or non- financial relationships to disclose.
- 2.00 AAPADHA J-7 CEPO has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 2.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Physician assistants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
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- 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™DHA J-7 CEPO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DHA J-7 CEPO designated this Internet Live Course activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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- 2.00 ASWBAs a Jointly Accredited Organization, DHA J-7 CEPO is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. DHA J-7 CEPO maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive a maximum of 2.00 ASWB continuing education credits.
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- 2.00 IPCEThis activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners can receive up to 2.00 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change. In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by DHA, J-7, CEPO. DHA, J-7, CEPO is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry's Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (ARBO/COPE), the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), the American Psychological Association (APA), the American Dental Association’s Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP), and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) to provide continuing education for the health care team.