Healing the Healer
Presented By DANIEL H. ANGRES, MD
Provided by RiverMend Health Institute
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Event Scheduled For: April 27, 2016 at 4pm EST
Release date: April 27, 2016
Valid through: April 27, 2019
Topic: Addiction Evaluation and Treatment for Physicians/Healthcare Providers
Estimated Time to Complete Activity: 60 minutes
This CME activity is intended for physicians, psychiatrists, physician assistants, psychologists, and allied mental health advocates.
This presentation describes the various issues that are unique to addicted physicians as well as diagnostic and treatment approaches to this population. Various interventional and support structures including hospital based wellness committees and state medical physician health programs are also reviewed. Specific assessments and treatment structures and outcomes for these physicians are also discussed.
After this presentation attendees will be better able to:
- Describe the support and monitoring systems available for this population
- Identify the specific elements of a comprehensive evaluation
- Explain the treatment and outcomes for this population
APA, American Psychological Association
RiverMend Health Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.
APA CE credit Awarded: 1.0
ADACGBA, Approved Continuing Education Provider
RiverMend Health Centers, a RiverMend Health LLC entity, maintains responsibility for this program and its content. RiverMend Health LLC is a ADACGBA Approved Continuing Education Provider and may offer ADACBGA approved hours for events that meet ADACBGA requirements. Provider #15-55-03-916
ADACBGA Continuing Education Units Awarded: 1.0
NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals
RiverMend Health Institute is a NAADAC Approved Continuing Education Provider and may offer NAADAC- National Certification Commission approved hours for events that meet NAADAC requirements. Provider # 146437.
NAADAC Continuing Education Units awarded: 1.0
NBCC, National Board of Certified Counselors
RiverMend Health is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program. Provider #6781.
NBCC CE credit Awarded: 1.0
CBBS, California Board of Behavioral Sciences
This course meets the qualifications for continuing education credit for MFTs, LPCCs, LEPs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Rosewood Centers for Eating Disorders Provider #4688.
CBBS CE credit awarded: 1.0
CDR, Commission on Dietetic Registration
RiverMend Health Institute is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians registered (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians registered (DTRs) will receive continuing professional education units (CPEUs) for the completion of this program. CDR Provider #R1656.
CDR CPEU awarded: 1.0
ACCME, Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ANCC, American Nurses Credentialing Center's
AHC Media is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity has been approved for 1.0 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP14749, for 1.0 Contact Hours. Nurses licensed in California should retain this credit letter for four years.
DANIEL H. ANGRES, MD
Dr. Daniel Angres is a national expert in psychiatry, addiction, and physicians' health programs. Currently, he serves as the Medical Director of the Positive Sobriety Institute as well as Chief Medical Officer of RiverMend Health Addiction Services. Dr. Angres has been a top, nationally recognized, expert in addiction and dual disorders evaluation and treatment medicine with a specialty in working with addicted professionals for 30 years. Dr. Angres has lectured at major academic medical centers across the USA. Dr. Angres' work has helped change the field, addiction treatment methods and outcomes. Dr. Angres has been published in peer reviewed journals, referenced by other leaders, and has authored two ground-breaking books on the subject of chemical dependency, "Healing the Healer" and "Positive Sobriety." Dr. Angres has been active in teaching and research in Chicago and is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine's Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.
Disclosures of Conflicts of Interest
- No financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
Instructions for Participation and Credit
There are no fees for participating and receiving credit for this activity. During the accredited period, participants must read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures; study the educational activity; and complete the post-test and the evaluation form. If you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation, your certificate will be available immediately for download in PDF format
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Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.