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For more than 30 years, Directions in Psychiatry remains the pre-eminent continuing medical education program for psychiatrists world-wide.
Concise, essential, authoritative and timely, Directions in Psychiatry has delivered on the promise of insightful and useful information that psychiatrists world-wide need to stay current and earn CME requirements. Directions in Psychiatry keeps you up-to-date as you earn 40 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits annually in the comfort of your home or office.
Submit your test answers via our online test submission module, a convenient way to get your CME work done from home, office, vacation or while traveling.
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Digital Option: Coursework will be sent to you via email within 24 hours.
Print Option: Coursework will be sent to you via USPS Priority Mail.
Directions in Psychiatry at a Glance
Lessons: 20 per volume
CME Credits: 40 Category 1 CME credits
Multiple-Choice Questions: 4 per lesson
Estimated Time to complete each Lesson: 2 hours
Approvals: ACCME, ABPN
Duration of Program: 12-36 months
All Lessons Are Peer Reviewed
Editor's Note with Learning Objectives
CME Course Content:
PTSD: Overview and DSM-5 Changes
Substance Use Disorders: An Overview, and Changes in the DSM-5
Somatic Symptoms and Related Disorders: Overview, Updates, and Changes in the DSM-5
The Meaning of Despair: Existential and Spiritual Dimensions of Depression and Its Treatment
The Detrimental Impact of Maladaptive Personality on Public Mental Health: A Challenge for Psychiatric Practice
Treatment of U.S. Military Soldiers and Veterans: Basics of PTSD, Administrative Issues, and Cultural Competency
Meeting the Psychosocial Needs of Burn Survivors and Their Families
Synthetic Cathinone and Cannabinoid Designer Drugs
Closing the Treatment Gap for Mental, Neurological and Substance Use Disorders by Strategies for Delivery and Integration of Evidence‐based Interventions
Recent Advances in Psychological Therapies for Eating Disorders
Psychiatrists as Expert Witnesses
Acute Ischemic Stroke, Post-stroke, Cognitive Deficits, and Depression
Intellectual Disability Disorder (IDD): From the DSM-IV-TR to the DSM-5
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Overview and DSM-5 Changes
Dissociative Disorders: Between Neurosis and Psychosis
The “Three Buckets” Model for Treating Stress Disorder (PTSD): Medication, Therapy, and Everything Else
Chronic Pain, Cognitive Deficits, and Depression
Biomarkers in Alzheimer’s Disease
Substance Use During Pregnancy
Knowledge Transfer in the Field of Parental Illness: Objectives, Effective Strategies, Indicators of Success, and Sustainability
The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. designates the Directions in Psychiatry continuing medical education program for 40 credit hours in "Category 1 of the Physician's Recognition Award of the American Medical Association".
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME Activity.
For the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, this activity awards up to 40 Self-Assessment Category 1 CME credits. The approval period is for January 1, 2017 – January 1, 2020.