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Virtual Grand Rounds: Climate Change and Mental Health

Silver Hill Hospital
Presented by:

Jeff Katzman, M.D.
Director of Education
Silver Hill Hospital

Wednesday, June 29th, 2022
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Live Presentation via Zoom

This presentation will review the role that climate change plays in mental health, and how clinicians might consider the role of climate change in the assessment of their patients. This includes communication regarding preparations, the interface of climate and mental health, and generational differences in the development of climate anxiety.

Educational Objectives
As a result of participating in this activity, learners should be able to:
1. Discuss the interplay of climate change and mental health
2. Illustrate strategies to communicate appropriate climate preparations
3. Discuss climate anxiety and strategies to address this

Disclosure: No one in control of content has indicated a relevant financial relationship with an ACCME defined commercial interest.
Accreditation Statement: Silver Hill Hospital is accredited by the Massachusetts Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: Silver Hill Hospital designates these live activities for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

These programs have been approved for 1.5 Continuing Education Credit Hours by the National Association of Social Workers, CT and meets the continuing education criteria for CT Social Work Licensure renewal. Approval also meets the continuing education criteria for CT LMFTs, LPCs, and licensed psychologists.