The Minnesota Center for Chemical and Mental Health invites you to view online or in person, its second Friday Webinars. MNCAMH draws from experts in their respective fields and asks them to provide a one hour lecture related to their area of interest with a focus on application to practice. One CEU is available for those who attend this webinar in person or live on the web, complete an evaluation of the webinar and pass a post test based on the material presented. Evaluation and post test are available shortly following the webinar.
The webinar is broadcast from room 145 Peters Hall in the University of Minnesota School of Social Work, 1404 Gortner Avenue, St. Paul 55108. Parking is available in the Gortner Avenue Ramp directly across the street from Peters Hall. All webinars take place between Noon and 1PM.
We are now using GoToWebinar for our online delivery. This webinar can be viewed on a smart phone or tablet by downloading the GoToMeeting app from the Apple Store or the Android app.
David J. Bond, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. David Bond completed Medical School and Residency training in Psychiatry at Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Canada, and his Ph.D. in Neuroscience at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. Dr. Bond was a Clinical Assistant Professor at the UBC Mood Disorders Centre from 2005-2013 and is currently an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota.
In this webinar, Dr. Bond will report on the prevalence of Bipolar Disorders and the burden that this illness causes. He will provide a framework for distinguishing Bipolar Disorder from major depressive disorder in people presenting with depression. Treatment options for the management of mania and bipolar depression will be provided as well as an understanding of how substance use creates challenges in diagnosing and treating Bipolar Disorder.
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The Minnesota Center of Excellence For Chemical And Mental Health strives to advance the science and practice of treating mental health and substance abuse disorders through research and dissemination of clinical best practices and develops advancements in professional and degree-based education for providers.
MNCAMH is sponsored by funds from the Minnesota Department of Human Services Adult Mental Health Division.
The Minnesota Center for Chemical and Mental Health has developed a comprehensive set of training videos for agencies that want to develop an Enhanced Illness, Management & Recovery Program. Onsite consultation is also available. For more information contact MNCAMH.