Preliminary Agenda 

The Complexity of Depression
  • Treatment-resistant Depression
  • Bipolar Depression 
  • Depression in Neurological Diseases
  • Withdrawn Behavior and Juvenile Depression
  • Panel Discussion and Q&A
Eating Disorders: Recent Advances and Future Perspectives 
  • Diagnostic Issues and Epidemiology of EDs
  • The Contribution of Neurosciences to the Neurobiology of EDs
  • Physical Complications in EDs
  • Treatment and Outcome of EDs
  • Panel Discussion and Q&A
Schizophrenia and Schizophrenia-related Psychoses: A Focus on Treatment Issues
  • Early Intervention in Psychosis
  • Real-life Functioning of Persons with Schizophrenia: Implications for Treatment
  • Physical Comorbidity in Schizophrenia: Impact of Antipsychotic Treatment
  • Evolution of Antipsychotic Therapy: Focus on Long-acting Injectable Antipsychotics
  • Panel Discussion and Q&A
Special Topics
  • Psychiatric Disorders in Neurological Diseases: When Psychiatry meets Neurology
  • Current Concepts in the Neurobiology of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Panel Discussion and Q&A


Target Audience 

The course is intended for:
  • Psychiatrists
  • Neurologists
  • Neuropsychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • General and Family Practice Physicians
  • Psychiatric Nurses
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Social Workers
  • Other healthcare professionals interested in the topic