Adolescent Health Provider Education Initiative

ICAAP received funding from the Illinois Department of Public Health, Office of Women’s Health and Family Services (OWHFS), Maternal Child Health (MCH Title V Block Grant), to aid in increasing adolescent health supervision visits among youth ages 11 to 21 years. ICAAP has developed the Adolescent Health Education Initiative to focus on providing educational tools and resources for providers in Illinois to aid them with increasing adolescent well-visits and addressing the needs and concerns of adolescents and their families.

2022 Adolescent Health webinars

Designed to support providers and health care professionals in increasing adolescent well-care visits and provide practical tools and resources for caring for adolescents.

The Mental Health of Adolescents: During COVID-19 and Beyond​
January 27, 2022 from 12-1 PM CT

The Value of Nutrition and Healthy Habits During Adolescence​
February 25, 2022 from 12-1 PM CT

Health Equity and the Impact of Race and Racism in Adolescent Care​
March 25, 2022 from 12-1 PM CT

Continuing Education Credit Information:

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the Illinois State  Medical Society (ISMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics designates each live webinar activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and Nurse Practitioners can submit Certificates of Attendance to their accrediting board for credit for participation in the live webinars.

 

Continuing Education:

1 continuing education hour (CE) is approved by the Illinois Department of Human Services, Division of Developmental Disabilities for the following licensed professionals: Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, Licensed Occupational Therapist & Occupational Therapy Assistant, Licensed Physical Therapist & Physical Therapy Assistant, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Social Worker, Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, Advanced Practice Nurse.

Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professionals (QIDPs) may apply the same hours of continuing education units earned from this webinar series toward their twelve hour annual continuing education requirement.

Funding for this webinar series is provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health, Office of Women’s Health and Family Services (OWHFS), Maternal Child Health (MCH Title V Block Grant).

 

2021 Adolescent Health Educational Conference  

In response to the evolving needs of adolescent patients and their families, ICAAP hosted a half-day FREE educational conference, focused on providing educational tools and resources to providers and health professionals. This educational conference tackled trending topics on adolescent health including health inequities, the impact of racism on adolescent health and more! This conference provided continuing medical education credit and continuing education credit for allied health professionals.

An Introduction to Using Improv Techniques in Adolescent Care with Dr. Bernice Man - slides here

Addressing Health Inequities in Adolescent Care with Dr. Felicia Scott-Wellington - slides here

Taking a Deep Dive into Mental Health During Adolescence with Dr. Elie Saltzman - slides here

Yoga Break: Licensed Massage Therapist + Yoga Instructor with Pierce Doerr - handout here

NOTE: The amount of CME has been adjusted to 2.5 instead of 3.5

Continuing Medical Education

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The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the Illinois State  Medical Society (ISMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics designates this designates this live virtual mini-conference webinar for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and Nurse Practitioners can submit Certificates of Attendance to their accrediting board for credit for participation.

Continuing Education:

3.5 continuing education hours (CE) are approved by the Illinois Department of Human Services, Division of Developmental Disabilities for the following licensed professionals: Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, Licensed Occupational Therapist & Occupational Therapy Assistant, Licensed Physical Therapist & Physical Therapy Assistant, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Social Worker, Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, Advanced Practice Nurse

Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professionals (QIDPs) may apply the same hours of continuing education units earned from this conference toward their twelve hour annual continuing education requirement.

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 This program is eligible for 3.5 hours of continuing education credit by American Medical Technologists (AMT).  Granting of credit in no way constitutes endorsement by AMT of the program content or the program’s sponsor.

Funding for this conference is provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health, Office of Women’s Health and Family Services (OWHFS), Maternal Child Health (MCH Title V Block Grant)

2021 Adolescent Health webinars

Designed to support providers and health care professionals in increasing adolescent well-care visits and provide practical tools and resources for caring for adolescents.

Addressing Health Inequities in Adolescent Care
January 29, 2021 from 12-1 PM CT

Adolescents and Mental Health
February 26, 2021 from 12-1 PM CT

The Social Emotional Aspect of Adolescent Health
March 26, 2021 from 12-1 PM CT

Continuing Education Credit Information:

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the Illinois State  Medical Society (ISMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics designates each live webinar activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and Nurse Practitioners can submit Certificates of Attendance to their accrediting board for credit for participation in the live webinars.