Accreditation Information

Intended Learners

This activity is intended for early career psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, advanced practice nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with mental health disorders.

Learning Objectives

After attending Elevate by Psych Congress, participants should be able to:

  • Integrate the most current pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions to improve patient outcomes in the acute and long-term management of mental illness
  • Utilize new skills and understanding of key strategies, resources, and opportunities available to optimize a career in mental healthcare
  • Analyze emerging clinical and technological research and tools and their current and potential future impact on revolutionizing mental healthcare

Accreditation Information*

In support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) 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.

CME

Physicians

NACCME designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants

NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (APA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 14.5 AAPA Category 1 credit. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

CNE

This continuing nursing education activity awards 14.5 contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 14.5 contact hours.

CE Information: APA

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NACCME maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Instructional Level: Advanced 

For faculty bios, please call 609-371-1137.

Requirements for Credit

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the educational activity and complete the evaluation form. After successful completion of the evaluation form online, participants may immediately print their documentation of credit.

Physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses may participate in this educational activity and earn a certificate of completion as AAPA and AANP accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through their reciprocity agreements.

Other healthcare professionals treating patients with mental health disorders should check with their state licensing and certification boards to determine if Elevate by Psych Congress meets their continuing education requirements.

Hardware/Software Requirements

All educational activities are accessible via a PC (Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7) or Mac (Mac OS 10.x or later) computer with current versions of the following browsers: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, or Safari. Windows Media Player or compatible alternative, sound card, and speakers are required for streamed audio. The latest version of the Adobe Flash Player is suggested for video programs. A PDF reader is required for print publications. Please direct technical questions to webmaster@naccme.com.

Privacy Policy

NACCME protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants, educational partners, and joint sponsors. NACCME and our joint sponsors will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the appropriate accrediting agency.

NACCME maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.

ADA Statement

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please call 609-371-1137.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

For information on our cancellation and refund policy, please visit psychcongress.com/elevate/register.

Contact Information

For questions regarding this educational activity, please call 877-878-3101.

Copyright © 2018 by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC. All rights reserved. No part of this accredited continuing education activity may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without first obtaining permission from North American Center for Continuing Medical Education.
 

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