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      October 5, 2013

      Saturday   8:45 AM - 1:30 PM

      1200 North Beaver St
      Flagstaff, Arizona 86001

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      Az Psychiatric Society: DSM-5 Workshop; Flagstaff, October 5, 2013

      Sponsored by the American Psychiatric Association

      and the Arizona Psychiatric Society

      In Conjunction with Flagstaff Medical Center




      8:45-9:00 am                  Registration and Check-in

                                             Continental Breakfast

      9:00-9:15 am                  Welcome and Introduction to DSM-5

      9:15-10:30 am                Highlights of Revisions and Rationales

      10:30-10:40 am              - Break -

      10:40 am-12:10 pm        Highlights of Revisions and Rationales (continued)

                                             Cross-Cutting Symptoms, Disorder

                                                  Severity, and Disability in DSM-5

      12:10-12:30 pm             - Lunch Break -

      12:30-1:00 pm                Use of DSM-5

      1:00-1:30 pm                  Question & Answer Session

      Flagstaff Guest Faculty:

      Ole J. Thienhaus, MD, DLFAPA,

      Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Professor of Psychiatry,

      University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson




      After attending this workshop, the participants will be able to:

      �-� Understand the history, development, and use of DSM-5.

      �-� Identify and apply the changes in DSM-5 from DSM-IV-TR and explain their rationale.

      �-� Use the new criteria in clinical settings, in research, and for administrative purposes.



      This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the Joint Sponsorship of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the Arizona Psychiatric Society.  The APA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


      The American Psychiatric Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


      CE credits approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing #10612. 


      This program is targeted to Psychiatrists, other Mental Health Professionals, and other Physicians.  This course is for clinicians who are already familiar with DSM-IV-TR, its content, and its use.  This presentation is solely to facilitate transition from DSM-IV-TR to DSM-5 and is not intended to be a basic course on DSM-5.


      The presentation slides are available in electronic format for convenience of reference and viewing in full page size.  Please contact Teri ( (602-347-6903) to request the same.

      Additional information and reference materials on DSM-5 are available to the general public online at  On this page, you will find links to articles in Psychiatric News, fact sheets, and videos that explain the new organization and features of the DSM-5 and the diagnostic differences between DSM-IV-TR and DSM-5.  From this webpage, you can view the DSM-5 Table of Contents; view and download online assessment measures; learn more about the insurance implications of DSM-5; and watch the DSM-5 Press Briefing at the APA Annual Meeting in San Francisco, May 18, 2013.  Please check this webpage frequently for updated information. 

      DSM-5 is a registered trademark, and all content, whether in final or proposed form, is protected by copyright held by the APA. All rights are reserved, and written permission is required from the APA for use in any way, commercial or noncommercial. Permission is not granted for use of the DSM-5 trademark.

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