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New Trends in Psychiatry: Treatment Resistant Depression Presented by Robert Lieb, MD

  • 09 Jan 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Wyndham Hamilton Park Hotel, 175 Park Avenue, Florham Park, NJ 07932
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Morris County Psychological Association

Invites you to join us for our monthly breakfast program

You are invited to join us at our monthly breakfast program:

New Trends in Psychiatry: 

Treatment Resistant Depression

Presented by:

­ Robert Lieb, MD

This lecture will focus on new developments in psychiatry which help patients with treatment-resistant depression.  We will discuss new antidepressants especially ketamine; neuromodulation, i.e.repetitive, transcranial magnetic stimulation, and the use of pharmacogenomics in making treatment decisions. 

Learning Objectives:

1.     Develop knowledge regarding advances in psychopharmacology, and be able to make appropriate referrals based on that knowledge.

2.     Learn about the use of ketamine in clinical practice and compare it to previous antidepressants.. 

3.     Assess the utility of neurostimulatory approaches in treating depression. 

4.     Predict which pharmacogenic agents are most likely to be effective in treating individual patients based in pharmacogenomics

This program is intended for psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, nurses, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, and graduate students. It will be presented at an intermediate level, meant for those with some prior knowledge of the subject matter. The presenter does not have any commercial support and/ or conflict for interest for this program.

When:      Wednesday, January 9, 2019

 9:00-10:30 a.m.

Where:     Wyndham Hamilton Park Conference Center

                175 Park Avenue, Florham Park

(Location is ADA accessible.)

Cost:  $30 (non-MCPA members)

$25 (MCPA members)

$12 (students)

Please register online by Monday, January 7th at www.mcpanj.com.

Contact:   Mike Zito, Ph.D. at m.zito@comcast.net or 908-753-8696 if you have any  questions or prefer not to register online.

The breakfast will be from 9:00 to 9:30 a.m., providing a chance to network with fellow professionals and students.  The presentation will follow from 9:30 – 10:30 p.m.  Payments may be made at the door by check (made out to MCPA) or with cash, if you did not pay online. 

1.0 CE Credit Available

This program is co-sponsored by NJPA and the Morris County Psychological Association. NJPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  NJPA maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The program is approved for 1 CE credit. The cost of a CE Certificate is $15 for NJPA members, $25 for non-members, and free for sustaining members.

Refunds will be granted (less administrative fees) for cancellations more than 24 hours in advance of the event start time.

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