CPD

 

About our Courses

Web-based, online courses

  • Intended for primary care practitioners in Alberta working with children and adolescents in the area of addictions and mental health
     
  • Free for Alberta professionals (for out of province professionals, please contact the Registrar regarding fees)
     
  • Current issues in child and adolescent mental health
     
  • Expert presenters from family medicine, nursing, pediatrics, pharmacy, psychiatry, psychology, social work
     
  • Each course is open online for one month
     
  • Courses available anytime and anywhere you have access to a computer with sound capability and the internet
     
  • Voice narration on one or more VoiceThread presentation
     
  • Text-based discussion among registrants and presenters
     
  • Web-based evaluation of the course included
 

Objective

To increase the skills and confidence of primary care practitioners to effectively address the mental health needs of their young patients; and to promote inter-professional dialogue among health care providers treating or working with child and adolescent mental health problems.

Accreditation

This program meets the accreditation criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been accredited by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development for up to 32 study credits.

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development, University of Calgary.

These courses are also accredited by the Alberta College of Social Workers and the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association. 

Archived Presentations

Past courses are available for viewing

Register for archived courses by filling out the archived registration form or contact  the CPD Registrar at (403) 220-4310 or CPDregistrar@hmhc.ca for more information.