Monday–Friday 8 am–5 pm CT

Menninger Psychiatrist to Present on Trauma and Adolescents

Friday, January 12, 2018

Jonathan Stevens, MDJonathan R. Stevens, MD, MPH, chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Menninger, will be a presenter at the We Gotta Get Out of This Place: Trauma, Adolescents and Families educational conference February 9 in Evanston, Ill.

 

During his presentation, "Assessing ​the ​New ​Research ​in ​Treating ​Trauma ​Disorders ​in ​Youth," Dr. Stevens will:
  • Review the current evidence-based and promising evidence-informed treatment approaches for trauma-related disorders in children and adolescents;
  • Help attendees understand the challenges of screening for and treating trauma-related disorders based on treatment setting (e.g., in school, a clinic office, or inpatient unit); and 
  • Examine the current shortcomings and limitations of evidence-based treatment of youth with trauma – especially youth with comorbidities (e.g., substance use disorders).

This free conference is cosponsored by Menninger and Yellowbrick. CEUs will be available for a $25 service fee.

 

Learn more and register now.

 

Dr. Stevens is also the chief of Outpatient Services at The Menninger Clinic and an assistant professor in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine. He is board certified in both adult and child and adolescent psychiatry.