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Depression, Anxiety, and Stress: Diagnosis, Pharmacotherapy and Non-Pharmacological Interventions

Royal Caribbean's  Harmony of the Seas
Royal Caribbean's Harmony of the Seas

7-Night Western Caribbean Cruise Conference
Round-trip Fort Lauderdale, FL
March 17 - 24, 2018

15 Contact Hours
1.5 CEU

Seminar Fees:
Physicians, Dentists:
* Advanced Registration: $795
Regular Registration ‐ $845
Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists:
* Advanced Registration‐ $650
Regular Fee ‐ $695
* Advanced Registration Deadline: 12/5/17

Seminar Policies:

Seminar fees include workshop attendance, handouts and refreshments during the meetings and documentation of continuing education credit*.

All persons attending the seminar must pay a seminar fee. Spouses, family and friends are welcome and do not pay the seminar fee unless they attend the educational sessions. Special seminar fees are available for non-professional accompanying persons who wish to attend one or more sessions (no special receipt, documentation or credit is issued). Children are not allowed in the meeting room.

Seminar Refund Policy: Advance written notice is required for any refund consideration.

Up to the Early Bird Deadline: Cancellations are subject to a $50 processing fee per person or you may apply your full registration fee one time to another program attended within 12 months.

After Early Bird Deadline: No refunds, although seminar fee less $50 processing fee may be applied one time to another program attended within 12 months.

Two weeks before the start of the seminar: No refunds or application of fee to another program for cancellation, nonappearance or partial attendance. No refunds due to airline delays or cancellation of flights. With the exception of Canada, we offer no international refunds. Refunds processed by original form of payment or by check only. Refunds may take 2-4 weeks to process after notification of cancellation.

Physically Impaired? If you have impairments that require assistance in order for you to participate in this seminar, please contact us so that we may make arrangements to assist you.

IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the University at Sea® meeting group through University at Sea® at 800-926-3775 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Faculty


Eileen Trigoboff, RN, APRN/PMH-BC, DNS, DABFN

Clinical Nurse Specialist in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing in Buffalo, NY and is in private practice as a psychotherapist and consultant. Dr. Trigoboff is a partner in a private research corporation and the Director of Program Evaluation at Buffalo Psychiatric Center (BPC).

Disclosure: Dr. Trigoboff has NO financial arrangements with any corporate organization that might have an interest in the subject being presented.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
Pharmacists, Family Medicine Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants
Program Purpose / Objectives
Session Information:

Sunday, March 18: Depression: Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe an awareness of the variety of presentations of depression.
  2. Identify responsibilities associated with addressing depression in primary care as well as psychiatric specialty areas.
  3. Evaluate the viability of pharmacological treatment with or without non-pharmacological interventions.
  4. Discuss current issues in diagnosing depression.
  5. Identify an array of responsive effective strategies from which to choose.
  6. Select and plan for patient care and self-care using the strategies discussed.
  7. Integrate the information in a cogent process for providing care and making referrals.
Wednesday, March 21: Anxiety: Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe an awareness of the variety of presentations of depression.
  2. Identify responsibilities associated with addressing depression in primary care as well as psychiatric specialty areas.
  3. Evaluate the viability of pharmacological treatment with or without non-pharmacological interventions.
  4. Discuss current issues in diagnosing anxiety.
  5. Identify an array of responsive effective strategies from which to choose.
  6. Select and plan for patient care and self-care using the strategies discussed.
  7. Integrate the information in a cogent process for providing care and making referrals.
Friday, March 23: Stress and Trauma: Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe an awareness of the variety of presentations of depression.
  2. Identify responsibilities associated with addressing depression in primary care as well as psychiatric specialty areas.
  3. Evaluate the viability of pharmacological treatment with or without non-pharmacological interventions.
  4. Discuss current issues in diagnosing stress and trauma.
  5. Identify an array of responsive effective strategies from which to choose.
  6. Select and plan for patient care and self-care using the strategies discussed.
  7. Integrate the information in a cogent process for providing care and making referrals.
Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.
Accreditation
PHYSICIANS:
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of Credit is pending. AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1. CME programs approved by the AAFP are eligible for Category 2 credit (or Category 1-A under special circumstances) through the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

CANADIAN PHYSICIANS:
Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada are eligible to receive up to 15 MAINPRO-M1 credits for participation in this activity due to reciprocal agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS:
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Prescribed credit from AAFP. Physician assistants may report the number of hours stated above of Category I credit for completing this program.

PHARMACISTS:
UNIVERSITY LEARNING SYSTEMS IS ACCREDITED BY THE ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR PHARMACY EDUCATION (ACPE) AS A PROVIDER OF CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION.

CANADIAN PHARMACISTS:
Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy (CCCEP) accepts courses accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). This credit is applicable to health professionals who may require pharmacology credit.

SESSION 1: 5 CONTACT HOURS ACPE UAN 0741-0000-18-0XX-L01-P ACTIVITY: KNOWLEDGE
SESSION 2: 5 CONTACT HOURS ACPE UAN 0741-0000-18-0XX-L01-P ACTIVITY: KNOWLEDGE
SESSION 3: 5 CONTACT HOURS ACPE UAN 0741-0000-18-0XX-L01-P ACTIVITY: KNOWLEDGE

NURSE PRACTITIONERS/ NURSES:
This course provides 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU) over three days, 5 hours per day, to fulfill the pharmacotherapeutics/ pharmacology requirements for American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Category 1 Continuing Education Hours for certification renewal. The same hours submitted to renew certification may be submitted to a State Board of Nursing for re-licensure. American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts formally approved continuing education sponsored by organizations accredited or approved by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). University Learning Systems is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).

OTHER HEALTH PROFESSIONALS: Contact your respective board regarding approval.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
Cruise Itinerary
DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Sat Mar 17 Fort Lauderdale, FL
- 4:30 pm
Sun Mar 18 At Sea
Lectures
- -
Mon Mar 19 Labadee, Haiti
8:00 am 4:30 pm
Tue Mar 20 Falmouth, Jamaica
10:00 am 7:00 pm
Wed Mar 21 At Sea
Lectures
- -
Thu Mar 22 Cozumel, Mexico
8:00 am 7:00 pm
Fri Mar 23 At Sea
Lectures
- -
Sat Mar 24 Fort Lauderdale, FL
6:15 am -
EXCLUSIVE SHORE EXCURSIONS
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.
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