01/11/2023 - 8:00am to 4:30pmLSCI Certification Training is for professionals interested in turning problem situations into learning opportunities for children and youth who exhibit chronic patterns of self-defeating behaviors. Teachers, school personnel, social workers, counselors, youth care workers, administrators, psychologists, and any professionals in direct contact with youth will gain from the advanced intervention skills offered in this course. Upon successful completion of the training, participants receive a Certificate of Competency in Life Space Crisis Intervention from the LSCI Institute.
Live Grand Rounds: Psychodynamic Psychopharmacology: Practical Psychodynamics to Enhance Pharmacologic Outcomes with Treatment-Resistant Patients01/11/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pmPsychodynamic Psychopharmacology is a psychodynamically-informed, patient-centered approach to psychiatric patients that explicitly acknowledges and addresses the central role of meaning and interpersonal factors in pharmacologic treatment. While traditional objective-descriptive psychopharmacology provides guidance about what to prescribe, the techniques of Psychodynamic Psychopharmacology inform prescribers about how to prescribe to maximize outcomes, not only in terms of addressing symptoms, but also in ways that support the patient’s development, increase in the patient’s personal authority, and foster general wellbeing. Join David Mintz, MD, as he discusses the common psychodynamics intereferring with optimal medication outcomes, alliance-promoting behaviors, and treatment-resistance.