After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Analyze a  Multidisciplinary Case Presentation of an 11 year old boy admitted to CAPTU
2. Identify the causes and outcomes related to the use of seclusion and restraints on an inpatient child psychiatry unit as a safety intervention
3. Identify the different factors (psychopathology, family issues, community supports) involved with prolonged psychiatric hospitalizations
4. List available interventions that support briefer hospital stays and expedite safe discharge planning

Bruce Waslick, MD
Chief of Child Psychiatry
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
UMass Chan - Baystate


Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.


Session date: 
11/11/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am EST
Webinar Live
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 APA American Psychological Association
    Baystate Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Baystate Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Risk Management
  • 1.00 NBCC
    Baystate Health is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC approved clock hours for events that meet NBC requirements. The ACEP solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

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