Offering Resources & Support in Pediatric Behavioral Health & Autism Spectrum Disorder

Contact Us

Christina Choate
Program Coordinator 
Phone: 801-585-2252
christina.choate@hsc.utah.edu

SESSION TIME
Wednesdays
12:00 - 1:00 PM MST

 

Project ECHO Utah and the Department of Pediatrics at University of Utah Health are happy to announce a Pediatrics teleECHO program with a focus on pediatric behavioral health and Autism Spectrum Disorder. Health care providers of all levels are welcome to participate in this tele-education and case-based learning opportunity. Pediatrics teleECHO will be in close collaboration with the Department of Pediatrics including the Utah Pediatric Partnership to Improve Healthcare Quality (UPIQ).

This program will be divided into two modules:

  1. Pediatric Behavioral Health - starts Wednesday, September 26, 2018
  2. Autism Spectrum Disorder - starts Wednesday, February 6, 2018

To join us in this Pediatric teleECHO series, please sign up for any of the above modules. We look forward to your participation.

Pediatrics ECHO Schedule

Session Date ECHO Module Presentation Topic
September 26, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Overview of Pediatrics teleECHO and AACAP objectives

October 3, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Child / Adolescent Psychiatric Assessment 

October 10, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health Psychiatric screening & testing: what is available and why order it?
October 17, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder: Assessment & Etiology
October 24, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder: Treatment/Pharm/Behavioral
October 31, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) & Disruptive mood dysregulation disorder (DMDD): Assessment/Etiology 

November 7, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Depression: Assessment/Etiology

November 14, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Depression: Treatment & Case Studies

November 21, 2018 THANKSGIVING BREAK THANKSGIVING BREAK
November 28, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Anxiety: Assessment/Etiology

December 5, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Anxiety: Treatment & Case Studies

December 12, 2018 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Trauma & PTSD:  Assessment/Intervention

December 19, 2018 HOLIDAY HOLIDAY
December 26, 2018 HOLIDAY HOLIDAY
January 2, 2019 HOLIDAY HOLIDAY
January 9, 2019 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

CANCELED

January 16, 2019 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Suicide: Assessment & Intervention

January 23, 2019 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Substance Use

January 30, 2019 MOD 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

Pediatric Eating Disorders

Course Wrap Up

February 6, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder Setting the Stage: Overview of ASD in the US
February 13, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnostic Criteria for ASD
February 20, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD screening in the primary care setting: the MCHAT-R and Beyond
February 27, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Diagnostic evaluation of children with ASD (Where on the spectrum is my child?)

March 6, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder Etiology of ASD: Do you offer a genetic evaluation to every patient with ASD?
March 13, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Psychological testing in children with ASD: what a primary care provider needs to know

March 20, 2019 HOLIDAY HOLIDAY
March 27, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder Early & intensive behavioral interventions for children with ASD: what you need to know about Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
April 3, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Psychiatric / Behavioral Health Co-morbidities in children with ASD

How to identify & treat depression and anxiety

April 10, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Psychiatric / Behavioral Health Co-morbidities in children with ASD

How to identify & treat ADHD and aggression

April 17, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Medical Co-morbidities in children with ASD:

Sleep problems, gastrointestinal problems, epilepsy in children with ASD, and safety

April 24, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder Selective Feeding, obesity, and nutritional deficiencies in children with ASD
May 1, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder How to address integrative, complementary, & alternative treatments with families of children with ASD (incl. vaccine hesitancy)
May 8, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Speech/language and communication interventions for children with ASD

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Sensory processing disorder: what is it and who can help?

May 15, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Working with schools: the nuts and bolts of the IEP, 504 plans, & how to partner with the educational team

Community-based resources that you should know about for families of children with ASD

May 22, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Transition for youth with ASD

Sexuality in youth with ASD

May 29, 2019 MOD 2: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Interactive session with a parent of an individual with ASD

SPARK for Autism: University of Utah

Past Pediatrics Sessions

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Resources & References

MODULE 1: Pediatric Behavioral Health

MODULE 2: Autism Spectrum Disorders: