Instructed by Lisa R. Benton-Hardy, MD
3CE in person presentation with lunch provided
Friday, January 27th,12:00- 4:00 PM, in person. Lunch, networking, and CCPA Annual meeting 12-1pm
Community Hall @ Lafayette Library
3491 Mount Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 95949
Fees CCPA Member $120, Non-Member $140
A critical aspect of a psychologist’s clinical practice is understanding the use of medication in the treatment of psychiatric conditions. This presentation is an update of current psychotropic medications including their use, side effects, and management. Participants will increase their understanding of medications in the assessment and treatment of their patients/clients.
Presenter: Lisa R. Benton-Hardy, MD
Lisa R. Benton-Hardy M.D. is board certified in both adult psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. She is a former chief of Psychiatry at Children’s Hospital Oakland and Research Center (now known as UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital) and the cofounder of two school based comprehensive adolescent health and mental health centers at Castlemont and McClymonds High School. She is presently in private practice in San Ramon, CA.
California Psychological Association (CPA) is co-sponsoring with Contra Costa County Psychological Association. CPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists CPA maintains responsibility for this program and its contents. Important Notice: Those who attend the workshop and complete the CPA evaluation form will receive 3.0 continuing education credits. Please note that APA CE rules require that we give credit only to those who attend the entire workshop. Those arriving more than 15 minutes after the start time or leaving before the workshop is completed will not receive CE credits.