Approximately 1 in 59 children has been identified with autism,
which occurs in all racial, ethnic and socioeconomic groups

Autism: Core Concepts for Primary Care Part 1 and Part 2 support providers in the screening, diagnosis and management of patients with an autism spectrum disorder and related developmental delays. See below for topics covered in each series. Resources and referral information will be shared throughout the series.

Sessions include a brief didactic presentation by an expert and discussion of participant-submitted cases. Participants are highly encouraged to submit de-identified patient cases for group discussion and expert consultation.

Note: Participants may register for one or both series using the separate registration links below.

AUTISM: CORE CONCEPTS FOR PRIMARY CARE PART 1

Audience:
Prescribing providers (MD, DO, APP) in Colorado and surrounding areas

Commitment:
Five weekly ECHO sessions held virtually
Wednesdays 12:00 - 1:00 PM MT
October 20 - November 17

SESSION TOPICS:

October 20: What is Autism?
October 27: Screening for Autism & Sharing Difficult News
November 3: Medical Work Up
November 10: Basics of Behavior
November 17: Resources and School (IEP)

 

AUTISM: CORE CONCEPTS FOR PRIMARY CARE PART 2

Audience:
Prescribing providers (MD, DO, APP) in Colorado and surrounding areas

Commitment:
Five weekly ECHO sessions held virtually
Wednesdays 12:00 - 1:00 PM MT
January 5 - February 2

SESSION TOPICS:

January 5: ADHD
January 12: Anxiety
January 19: Irritability/Aggression
January 26: Sleep
February 2: Toileting

SIGN UP FOR PART 2

 

CME:
These ECHO Colorado series are co-sponsored by the Colorado Academy of Family Physicians. They have been reviewed and found acceptable for up to 5.0 credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity (1.0 credit per session).

 

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Other Current and Upcoming ECHO Series
We are always expanding our ECHO series topics. Click here for email notifications of all future ECHO series as they are added.

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