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Dealing with Agitation & Other Difficult Behaviors

Friday, July 17, 2020

12:00 - 1:00 P.M. EDT

Join Albany Medical Center in collaboration with Columbia University Behavioral Health, for their upcoming live webinar that will discuss dealing with agitation and other difficult behaviors with James Satriano, PhD. This program will be of interest to case managers, social workers, mental health practitioners, and other mental health counselors. Other disciplines are welcome to attend. Learning objectives include:

  • Discussing which psychiatric diagnoses are more commonly associated with agitation and aggression

  • Listing some common characteristics of agitated and aggressive people

  • Describing some strategies to attempt to de-escalate situations with agitated clients without resorting to force or restraint

This activity is approved for 1.0 Continuing Education Credit. Albany Medical Center is an approved provider for Social Work Continuing Education.

Register to attend virtually here!

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U1OHA29291, AIDS Education and Training Centers Program. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

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