Psychiatry in Medical Settings Online CME Course

Course Director: Robert P. Bright, M.D. 
Course Director: Jeffrey P. Staab, M.D.

Psychiatry in Medical Settings provides up to date reviews of psychiatric problems that occur in inpatient and outpatient medical-surgical settings, including treatment resistant depression, anxiety, somatic symptom problems, sleep disturbances, delirium, substance use disorders, and suicide risk in medical-surgical patients.  Special populations will be covered including patients with cancer, patients undergoing transplants, women in their reproductive years, and pediatric patients.  Featured topics will be covered in depth by a group of medical and behavioral specialists through well-coordinated didactic presentations.  Featured Topics include Functional GI Disorders, Dermatologic Disorders, and Sleep Disorders.

Target Audience

This course is designed for family physicians, general internists, psychiatrists, and advanced practice providers.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the evidence regarding the effects of medical comorbidity on management of treatment resistant depression.
  • Describe recent advancements in the use of ketamine and updated methods of transcranial magnetic stimulation to treat depressive disorders. 
  • Summarize the evidence-based treatment guidelines for the diagnosis and management of acute delirium in the ICU setting.
  • Recognize the value of coordination of care between intensivists and psychiatrists in the management of acute agitation in the ICU.
  • Summarize the proper approach to diagnosing, assessing and managing sleep disorders.
  • Incorporate new therapeutic options into treatment plans for functional GI disorders.
  • Improve familiarity with the most common psychocutaneous conditions.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.25 Attendance
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Course expires: 

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Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

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Available Credit

  • 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.25 Attendance


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