Target Audience:

All MD's, PA's, NP's, RN's, Ph. D.'s, LCSW's, and MFT's


WebEx (Please MUTE yourself upon entry):

Post Presentation Survey (By 6.15.17):


  • Suzanne Frank, MD, Pediatrics, Kaiser Permanente San Jose
  • Brooke Osborne, Psy.D., Psychiatry: Child/Adolescent, Kaiser Permanente San Jose
  • Manasi Rana, MD, Psychiatry: Child/Adolescent, Kaiser Permanente San Jose


  • Betsy Lieberman, MA, MFT, Psychiatry, Kaiser Permanente San Jose
  • Rochelle Woods, M.D., Psychiatry, Kaiser Permanente San Jose

Session Objectives:

  • List the key symptoms that define the diagnosis of serious mood disorders in children.
  • Describe and identify the challenges  treating bipolar and depressive disorders in children and youth
  • Summarize current evidence -based treatment of major mood disorders among children and youth.


This CME presentation will outline varying  treatment approaches when working with schizophrenic patients. As part of this talk, a review of the benefits and risks of the long term side effects of prescribing anti-psychotic medications to treat psychosis. Anti-psychotic drugs are some of most widely prescribed medications today, as they are used to treat numerous psychiatric disorders, including schizophrenia as well as bipolar disorder, major depression and even anxiety disorders, although less commonly used to treat the latter. While these medications when prescribed appropriately, can help mentally ill individuals to function and regain  the ability to wo


The speaker and planning committee have no financial relationships to disclose. 


5.25.17_Suicide Prevention_CASP.pdf

Credit Statement:

**Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.   
Kaiser Permanente San Jose takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.                
**Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center designates this Live Course for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™        
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Session date: 
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm
Kaiser Permanente San Jose
United States
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

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CME Office: 
San Jose Medical Center
Conference room: 
MOB 1-4