Acute Psychiatric Crises: Children to Geriatrics
Length: 55 Minutes
** Please note this program was a part of the VOC 2023. You will not want to choose this program if you completed this individual program as part of the VOC 2023. **
• Learners will analyze and identify patients experiencing acute psychiatric crises.
• Learners will employ effective management strategies for patients experiencing acute psychiatric crises.
• Learners will help coordinate a team of health and social service professionals to develop a treatment plan for patients with acute psychiatric crises.
• Learners will incorporate and employ patient and staff protocols, management strategies, medication management, and treatment options when treating patients with acute psychiatric crises.
Accreditation Statement: This program is co-sponsored by the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) and the Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon (OPSO). Both osteopathic associations are accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians.
The program has been designated for a maximum of one (1) AOA Category 1-A credit(s) by the co-sponsors who have authorized the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons to report CME and specialty credits to the AOA commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.
MAOPS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
MAOPS designates this conference for a maximum of one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Planning Disclosure: The Virtual CME Committee consisting of representatives from the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) and the Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon (OPSO), has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of these presentations.
Osteopathic Grievance Policy: All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance. Initially, all grievances should be directed to MAOPS Executive Director, who will then forward said grievance to the Virtual CME Committee. All grievances will receive an initial response in writing within 30 days of receipt. If the participant does not receive a satisfactory response, they can then submit a complaint in writing to the Council on Continuing Medical Education of the AOA at 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.
Dr. Arpit Aggarwal received his medical degree from B.J. Medical College in Pune, Ahmedabad, India. He completed his residency in Psychiatry and his fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri. He is an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the University of Missouri and is currently the Medical Director of the Psychiatry Emergency Services. Dr. Aggarwal also serves as the Training Director for the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at the University of Missouri.
Dr. Aggarwal is board certified in General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is also board certified in Addiction Medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine. Dr. Aggarwal has made several publications, posters, presentations, and media appearances. His honors include being named the Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in 2021 and receiving the MUPC Leadership Award at the University of Missouri in 2017.
Dr. Aggarwal discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.