WORKSHOP TITLE:
Uncovering Social Anxiety Disorder for Primary Care Physicians

    SPEAKER: Shawn Christopher Shea, M.D.

    LENGTH: One Hour


Objectives:


  1. Understand the epidemiology and costs to the patient/health care system for undetected social anxiety disorder.
  2. Be able to spot both typical and atypical presentations of social anxiety disorder as it appears in the primary care clinic.
  3. Understand and be able to utilize specific screening and diagnostic questions for rapidly uncovering social anxiety disorder (includes videotaped demonstration).
  4. Learn specific triage tips and strategies for determining when to refer to a mental health professional.



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