The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences hosts bimonthly Grand Rounds that span the academic year.
Who: R. Ryan Leahy, MD, MS. Forensic Psychiatry Fellow Department of Psychiatry, MUSC
Abby L. Mulay, Ph.D. Forensic Psychiatry Fellow Department of Psychiatry, MUSC
When: Friday, April 26, 2019 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Institute of Psychiatry First Floor Auditorium 67 President Street Charleston, SC 29425
This years Clinical Case Conference will be presented by the Forensic Psychiatry Fellows. The presentation will focus upon interactions between people with serious mental illness and law enforcement within the community. They will present recent empirical literature regarding community interactions, as well as training techniques used to mitigate crisis situations between people with mental illness and law enforcement. They will also provide information from the perspective of law enforcement to offer a balanced view of the topic.
The Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1.0 Credit(s)™. At the completion of the presentation, attendees will be able to:
1. Attendees will be able to describe basic elements of Crisis Intervention Training (CIT used by law enforcement.
2. Attendees will be able to list common misconceptions about people with mental illness.
3. Attendees will be able to discuss common mental health concerns faced by law enforcement in the community.
Unable to attend in person? Register for our live stream. Go to: https://musc.webex.com Session Number: 644 073 552
Once the host approves your registration, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions for joining the session.