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Autism Spectrum Disorders:
Research and Medical Treatment Implications Part 3




Anxiety in Individuals with Autism: Part Two

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Release Date:   September 26, 2017
Expiration Date:   September 26, 2019

Estimated Time of Completion:   15 minutes

Description

Anxiety in Individuals with Autism: Part Two provides expert insight about underlying anxiety disorders associated with autism spectrum disorders. Increased understanding of the children and adults with autism should be improved by virtue of educating about etiologies associated with this complex disorder.

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss when to refer persons with anxiety for further evaluation.

Target Audience

This online series is designed for a primary audience of pediatricians, family practice physicians, psychiatrists, immunologists, endocrinologists, neurologists, medical geneticists, behavioral medicine experts, and allied health practitioners. The secondary audience includes internists, and associated allied health practitioners interested in underlying medical and behavioral comorbidities associated with autism spectrum disorders.

Accreditation

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.

Activity Director and Faculty

Activity Director

Marvin Natowicz, MD, PhD
Clinical Geneticist, Clinical Pathologist
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Faculty

Lauren Moskowitz, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychology
St. John’s University
Queens, NY

CME Disclaimer

The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In no event will The Cleveland Clinic Foundation be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.

Disclosures

In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias.

The following faculty have indicated that they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentation, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:

Marvin Natowicz, MD
Lauren Moskowitz, PhD

This CME activity was produced by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Center for Continuing Education and
Autism Research Institute.