Online CME

JAACAPJournal CME
Each month a selected JAACAP article is associated with an online CME offering. This educational activity is designed for child and adolescent psychiatrists and other healthcare professionals with a special interest in child and adolescent mental health. Earn 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for 1 article per issue.

Journal Courses are now accessible through Pathways.

Clinical Essentials on Substance Use Disorders 
Substance Use Disorders is the first course in a brand-new online CME series, called Clinical Essentials. The course features high quality, clinically relevant content and address individual’s educational needs by incorporating elements of microlearning. Learners can deepen their knowledge on this important topic by viewing highly rated videos and lectures from past AACAP activities, completing a post-test, and earning up to 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Additional resources are included featuring relevant journal articles and websites. This course expires on August 12, 2021. Select here to see a full list of topics and speakers and visit the store to purchase the course.

Clinical Essentials on Depression 
Depression is the second course in a new online CME series, called Clinical Essentials. The course features high quality, clinically relevant content for depressive disorders, including lectures on screening and assessment, pharmacological and somatic treatments, and psychosocial interventions.  Learners can deepen their knowledge on this important topic by viewing highly rated videos and lectures from past AACAP activities, completing a post-test, and earning up to 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Additional resources are included featuring relevant journal articles and websites. This course expires on May 23, 2022. Select here to see a full list of topics and speakers and visit the store to purchase the course.

Current Topics in Pediatric Psychopharmacology: An Online Advanced Course 

This course, co-chaired by Barbara J. Coffey, MD, and Timothy E. Wilens, MD, includes clinically relevant, evidence-based pediatric psychopharmacology updates. Learners can update and expand their knowledge by watching top-rated lectures from past AACAP Psychopharmacology Institutes, completing a post-test, and earning up to 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. This course expires on April 22, 2021. Select here to see a full list of topics and speakers and visit the store to purchase the course.

How to Obtain a Duplicate CME Certificate for Expired Programs
A duplicate copy of your CME certificate can be found in your “Transcript”, located in the navigation bar on your pathways page. For programs prior to 2018, please contact the CME Manager at 202.587.9675 or cme@aacap.org.

Continuing Medical Education Credit
These courses are part of a continuing medical education series under the direction of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry's CME Committee. The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lifelong Learning Module 15
Lifelong Learning Module 15 is available in a completely online version and can be accessed through Pathways. For more information, select here.