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29th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

*** W09: SW/PSYCH: Implementation of Mental Health Screening: Strategies & Successes

Oct 8, 2015 10:00am ‐ Oct 8, 2015 11:45am

Standard: $49.99


Studies over the last few years have made it increasingly clear that depression & anxiety are highly prevalent in individuals with CF as well as their parent caregivers. Clinical care guidelines for preventing, screening & treating anxiety & depression have been developed & submitted for publication. This session will provide an opportunity to hear strategies of successful guideline implemention.

Educational Objectives: 

  1. Define prevalence of anxiety & depression in the CF population.
  2. Describe successful methods for implementing anxiety & depression screening & treatment in CF care centers.  
  3. Assess patient outcomes in anxiety & depression screening.
*** This session was streamed live during the 2015 NACFC. To watch free archived versions of the live streamed sessions, register here: https://arc.nacfconference.org/cff/live/14 


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