Anxiety disorders have a significant impact on the quality-of-life of people with HIV and other structurally vulnerable populations, and directly increases the risk of suicide when untreated. Jordan Howard-Young, MD, discusses how to appropriately diagnose and effectively treat the most common anxiety disorders in primary care.
Speaker: Jordan Howard-Young, MD Primary Care Psychiatry Fellow, Family Health Center of Worcester Instructor, Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School Co-Director, Certificate in Advanced Mental Health Care in Primary Care, Center for Integrated Primary Care
Understand the impact of anxiety disorders on people with HIV and other structurally vulnerable populations.
Identify and appropriately diagnose the most common anxiety disorders among people with HIV.
Describe the evidence-based management of anxiety disorders, including pharmacotherapeutic approaches and their implications on the management of HIV.
AAFP Accreditation Statement: Each session is approved for 1.00 AAFP Prescribed credit for this enduring session.
AMA/AAFP Equivalency: AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.
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A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
Adolescents (ages 13 to 17)
Young Adults (ages 18 to 24)
Older Adults (ages 50 and over)
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.