Dr. Alexopoulos has conducted studies on treatments for patients with unmet needs, including low income depressed, disabled, home-bound patients, depressed stroke victims, depressed patients with severe chronic COPD, and depressed patients with executive dysfunction. He has been one of the first to use neurobiological models to streamline behavioral interventions so that they can be broadly used by community therapists.
Activity Type: Knowledge Based
Understand the role of neurobiological advances in the development of streamlined behavioral interventions
Learn how to work with community based services to develop user-based plans for implementing and testing streamlined interventions.
Learn how mobile technology can be integrated in the care of depressed older adults
Familiarize themselves with principles of behavioral economics used in improving adherence to psychosocial interventions.
Acknowledgements, Accreditation, and Disclosures
Acknowledgement of Support
This webinar is supported in part by an unrestricted educational grant provided by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN).
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Amedco LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 ANCC contact hours.
Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 knowledge-based CPE contact hours.
Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 psychologist contact hours.
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Amedco is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Amedco maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 1.0 GENERAL continuing education credits.
Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships:
The following table of disclosure information is provided to learners and contains the relevant financial relationships that each individual in a position to control the content disclosed to Amedco. All of these relationships were treated as a conflict of interest, and have been resolved. (C7 SCS 6.1--6.2, 6.5)
All individuals in a position to control the content of CE are listed in the program book. If their name is not listed below, they disclosed that they had no relevant financial relationships.
- George Alexopoulos
- Speakers Bureau - Otsuka Pharmaceutical
- Sunovion Pharmaceutical
- Allergan Research Grant Overall Principal Investigator - NIMH Grants
- Scientific/Medical Advisory Board Member - Janssen and Otsuka
- Patricia Marino
- Other - NIMH Grants
- Dimitris Kiosses
- Other - NIMH Grants
- Jo Anne Sirey
- No relevant financial relationship exists