Effective Interventions for First Episode Psychosis
CANCELLED: We are working to reschedule this seminar and will make an announcement when a date has been confirmed.
This seminar will focus on the spectrum of illnesses known as schizophrenia and related disorders, with special emphasis on intervention and treatment for first episode psychosis. This will include historical perspective and etiology, assessment and differential diagnosis, and successful interventions and treatment approaches. Several evidence-based treatment options will be presented. The importance of cultural considerations and involving families and caregivers in the treatment process will also be discussed. View full flyer.
Featuring: Katy Rinehimer, LCPC, team leader/clinical supervisor, The Early Psychosis Intervention Clinic (EPIC), Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center; Maxwell Wolcott, LCSW-C, team leader/primary therapist, The Early Psychosis Intervention Clinic (EPIC), Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center; Peter L. Phalen, PsyD, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Baltimore VA and University of Maryland School of Medicine; Pamela Rakhshan Rouhakhtar, MA, clinical psychology doctoral student, University of Maryland Baltimore County.