Friday, December 18, 2009 12 p.m.
Psychiatry Grand Rounds: “Culturally-Informed Therapy for Schizophrenia”
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences will present Grand Rounds this Friday from noon to 1:15 p.m. in the Mailman Center for Child Development, eighth-floor auditorium. Amy Weisman de Mamani, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology, will present "Culturally-Informed Therapy for Schizophrenia." By attending, participants will learn the importance of collaboration with family, drawing upon spiritual- and religious-based techniques and interventions, and using culturally informed interventions that are relevant to the patient's ethnicity, religion and gender when treating schizophrenia.
This educational activity is approved for 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for physicians. Psychologists can earn 1.25 continuing education units and social workers can earn one. For additional information, please contact Carmen Bou-Crick at 305-355-9073 or firstname.lastname@example.org.