What is the Standard of Care in the Practice of Primary Care Medical Psychotherapy?
Date: Wednesday, February 28th 2018
Speaker: Dr. Michael Paré, B.Sc., M.Sc., M.Ed., M.D.General Practice Physician with a focused practice of psychotherapy
Chair of OMA Section on Primary Care Mental Health
Location: OMA Offices, 150 Bloor Street West, Suite 900, Toronto, ON
Time: 7:30-9:30 PM
Cost: No charge, courtesy of the OMA Section on Primary Care Mental Health
Please RSVP by phone to: 416-229-2399, ext 125 (Ada or Anna) or e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The purpose of this talk is to help Primary Care Physicians and/or Physicians providing medical psychotherpy in Canada become better acquainted with expectations concerning the standards of psycotherpay in the practice of our focused area of medicine. This session covers a few centrally important and yet rarely discussed essential elements of successful ethical psychotherapy: such as confidentally [and its limits], obtaining
- The participant will have increased knowledge of the Standards and the Guidelines for Psychotherapy and issues of confidentially, Record Keeping, Informed Consent, Boundaries, and Diagnosis suicide assessment, etc.
- What are the common countertransference reactions (positive and negative) to patients.
- Learn the several components of a suicide risk assessment.