MC3 Recorded Education Series: Assessing and Managing Perinatal Patients with Severe Symptoms
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Samantha Shaw, MD
Erin Hughes-Krieger, MSW
Laura Hurst, MSW
Anne Kramer, MSW
- Identify and assess the level of severity for perinatal patients experiencing psychiatric symptoms, including symptoms of anxiety, depression, intrusive thoughts, suicidal ideation, and psychosis.
- Assess patients for suicidal ideation and risk of harm to themselves and others.
- Clinically manage perinatal patients experiencing severe psychiatric symptoms, including psychoeducation, medication, escalation of care.
In the fields of Family Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pediatrics, Primary Care, Psychiatry.
The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Michigan Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.Original Release Date: April 2021
Termination Date: April 2024
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- Brok, E., Lok, P., Oosterbaan, D., Schene, A., Tendolkar, I., van Eijndhoven, P. (2017) Infant-Related Intrusive Thoughts of Harm in the Postpartum Period. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 78(8):e913-e923. Doi: 10.4088/jcp.16r11083
- Cook, J., Bewley, S. (2008) Acknowledging a Persistent Truth: Domestic Violence in Pregnancy. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine. 101(7):358-363. Doi: 10.1258/jrsm.2008.080002