April 7, 2021
*** This presenation was completed by the presenters after 30 minutes, as such the number of credits for this course will be 0.5 NBCC CE hours***
Lisa Faille Ph.D., MPH, ABPP, Lauren Bennet, Jelena Skaro-Soots, Joy Aytona, & Shirley Leo
Description: This presentation reviews the adverse and enduring impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on adolescent mental health. We will discuss the specific types of pandemic related stress for youth and the mental health disorders that result from it. Further, optimal intervention strategies to counter treatment barriers and to improve adolescent mental well-being will be offered.