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38th Richter Conference

ADD/ADHD

February 27, 2015
The Ritz Charles, main building
Carmel, Indiana

Registration is available by clicking here: 38th Richter Conference Registration Form - ADD/ADHD 

Course Description:

The 38th annual Arthur B. Richter Conference in Child Psychiatry, sponsored by the IUSM Department of Psychiatry, Section of Child Psychiatry, and the Riley Hospital for Children Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, will provide a forum for information exchange among physicians, psychologists, therapists, social workers, nurses, and other allied mental health professionals. The conference will provide empirically-based information regarding current best practice applications for assessment and treatment of ADD/ADHD, and provide thoughts on future directions for research.

Course Objectives:

At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize challenges in executive functioning, assess the person with ADHD and appropriately refer for evaluation and treatment;
  • Discuss the range of comorbid conditions associated with ADHD and identify additional behavioral and cognitive disorders;
  • Identify first line treatments, pharmacological differences in stimulants, and identify possible alternative medications and behavioral therapies for ADHD;
  • Recognize neurological basis for symptoms of ADHD and describe imaging changes found in patients with ADHD.

Agenda: (draft, some lecture titles are subject to change slightly)

7:30 am                Registration and continental breakfast

8:45 am                Introduction

                            David Dunn, M.D.

9:00 am                How Our Understanding of ADHD Has Changed: Executive Function Impairments

                           Thomas Brown, Ph.D.

10:30 am              break

10:45 am              Emotions & the Dynamic Chemistry of Motivation in ADHD

                          Thomas Brown, Ph.D.       

11:45 am              lunch provided

1:00 pm                Advancements in Medicine and Medication Management

                           David Dunn, M.D.

2:00 pm                Emotional Lability in ADHD

                           Leslie Hulvershorn, M.D., M.Sc.

3:00 pm                break

3:15 pm                Computer-based Brain Training for ADHD: Does It Work?

                            William Kronenberger, Ph.D., HSPP

4:15 pm                ADHD Comorbidity with Learning Disorders & Autism Spectrum Disorders

                            Thomas Brown, Ph.D.

5:15 pm                adjourn 

 

Speakers:

Thomas A. Brown, Ph.D., Visiting Richter Professor, Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine; Associate Director, Clinic for Attention and Related Disorders, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; Clinical Psychologist, private practice, Hamden, Connecticut

David Dunn, M.D., Professor of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Arthur B. Richter Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine; Co-Chief of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, Co-Chief of the ADHD-Disruptive Behavior Disorders Clinic, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana

Leslie Hulvershorn, M.D., M.Sc., Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry; Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine; Chief, Pediatric Mood Disorders Clinic, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana

William Kronenberger, Ph.D., HSPP, Professor of Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine; Chief, Psychology Testing Clinic, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, Riley Hospital for Children; Co-Chief, ADHD-Disruptive Behavior Disorders Clinic, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana

Accreditation Statement:

For Physicians: Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

For Psychologists:  The Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Section of Psychology, is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Section of Psychology, maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

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Designation Statement:

For Physicians: Indiana University School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For Psychologists:  The Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Section of Psychology, is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Section of Psychology, maintains responsibility for this program and its content. 6.5 CE credits can be earned at this continuing education activity. Full attendance at this program is required to receive credit, per APA policy. CE certificates will be provided to requestors at the conclusion of this conference at the registration table. Please note this CE credit is for psychologists only. 

Faculty Disclosure Statement:

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor.  All faculty, authors, editors, and planning committee members participating in an IUSM-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity. 


Registration Fees:

Non-IU Physicians/Psychologists                   $135

IU faculty, staff, & all others (teachers, social workers, parents, etc) $120

IUSM Dept Psychiatry STAFF only                $50

Refunds are not available.

Special Accommodations:

We want everyone to feel welcome at this and other department events. If you need a special accommodation to participate in this program, we will try to provide it. Please contact Kellie Hindman at kmhindma@iupui.edu at least 5 business days prior to the event.

Location:
The Ritz Charles is located at 12156 N. Meridian St., Carmel, IN. Parking is abundant and free.

Registration is available by clicking here: 38th Richter Conference Registration Form - ADD/ADHD

PLEASE NOTE: US 31 (Meridian) has been under intensive construction for the last year. Entrance to the Ritz Charles will be through their back entrance, located on N. Illinois St.

Ritz Charles, Carmel IN

Department of Psychiatry | 355 W. 16th St., Suite 4800 | Indianapolis, IN 46202 | Ph: (317) 963-7316 | Fax: (317) 963-7313