C12 - Functional Neurologic Disorders II: Life Experiences and Management of Functional Disorders

Event Time: Saturday April 21, 2018 9:30 am to 11:30 am
Topic(s): General Neurology
Director(s): Alberto Espay MD, FAAN
Description: This session will examine the role of early life experiences and life events in the development of functional neurological disorders and highlight the importance of physiotherapy and other treatment modalities in both outpatient and inpatient settings, coordinated through an interdisciplinary team to reduce the burden of functional disability. This program complements C2: Functional Neurologic Disorders I: Movement, Seizures, and Multiple Sclerosis, but covers independent topics.
Completion Message: Participants should be able to understand the effect of early life experiences on the development of functional neurological disorders and appreciate the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration between cognitive therapists, physiotherapists, and other allied health personnel in addressing functional symptoms and disability.
CME Credits: 2
Core Competencies: Medical Knowledge, Patient Care

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