Directions in Psychiatry, Volume 42
Awards 40 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits upon completion
For more than 40 years, Directions in Psychiatry remains the pre-eminent continuing medical education program for psychiatrists worldwide.
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 psychiatry 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 online as you progress and receive your CME certificate instantly upon completion. It's the most convenient way to get your psychiatry CME work done from home, office, vacation or while traveling.
NOTE: This course cannot be completed until all four parts are published.
CME BENEFITS & AWARDS:
Digital Option: Coursework available immediately upon purchase.
Digital+Print Option: Printed coursework will be sent to you via USPS Priority Mail.
Lessons: 20 per volume, publishing in 4 parts
CME Credits: 40 Category 1 CME credits
Multiple-Choice Questions: 4 per lesson
Estimated Time to complete each lesson: 2 hours
Part 1: Lessons 1-5
Adverse Childhood Experiences, Race, Mental Health, and the COVID-19 Pandemic
Using Peer Support to Strengthen Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Review
A Life Span Perspective on Borderline Personality Disorder
Pharmacotherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: An Update of Published, Unpublished and Ongoing Studies
Psychiatric Management of the Chronically Suicidal Patient and the Risk of
Completed Suicide: A Clinician’s Case Analysis
Part 2: Lessons 6-10
Burnout in Physicians During COVID-19 Pandemic
Using Trauma-Informed Approaches to Mitigate and Prevent the Impacts of Adverse Events on Children’s Health
Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia: First Episode of Psychosis and Beyond
Acute Inflammation and Plasma Levels of Clozapine: A Case-Based Lesson
The Media, Politics, and Health Care
Part 3: Lessons 11-15
What We Need to Know About Psychosis of Epilepsy
Tardive Dyskinesia: Current Trends in Prevention and Management
Optimal Approaches to Discussing Advance Directives
Personality Traits Related to Binge Drinking: A Systematic Review
Current Status of Evidence for a New Diagnosis: Food Addiction—A Literature Review
Part 4: Lessons 16-20
An Update on Pharmacotherapy of Major Depressive Disorder
Clinical Pearls in the Management of Treatment-Resistant Depression: An Experiential Approach to Patient Care
Problematic Social Networking Site Use
Impact of Aging on Empathy: Review of Psychological and Neural Mechanisms
The Psychological Challenges of Emergency Medical Service Providers During Disasters: A Mini-Review February 2022
American Medical Association
The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. designates this CME activity for a maximum number of 40 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
When will I receive credit for this course if I purchase it now?
Directions in Psychiatry is published in 4 parts over the course of the year. You will receive credit for completing the course once all 4 parts are released at the end of the year and all 78 questions are answered. You must score 75% or better on each part to have a passing grade with this course.
How does this course work? When does it start?
This course is completely online and you can start right now. You can enter the course whenever you want and take it at your own pace. All course materials will be available to you upon purchase in PDF form. Your certificate will be available to you immediately upon successful completion of the coursework quizzes.
Who should take your courses?
Any healthcare professional who want to keep up-to-date on the latest drug and clinical research, and those seeking high quality CME & CE programs to receive credit or contact hours for re-licensure.
Can I get a certificate if I am not a healthcare professional?
At Hatherleigh, we only issue certificates officially accredited for the health professions. In order to obtain this certificate, it is necessary to be in possession of a qualifying title to the health professions.
At Hatherleigh, we only issue certificates officially to licensed and certified health professionals.
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Is there a deadline for course completion?
All of our courses should be completed within a three-year period from the purchase date. Accreditation and regulation changes occur. To ensure that you earn the maximum amount of credit from your course, we have instituted a three-year period for completion. Your certificate will state the date your coursework is completed.
I completed the test and program evaluation. Why don't I have access to my certificate?
In addition to completing your quiz and evaluation, you will need to mark "complete and continue" by both the PDF, and the "How to Earn CME" sections of your course in your dashboard. Once these areas read 1/1 instead of 0/1, you will have access to your certificate of completion.
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