Pediatric Autism Enhanced Case Management

This series meets Wednesday (weekly) from 12:00 PM MT - 1:00 PM MT

10/14/2020

This series is designed to support providers in the screening, diagnosis and management of patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and developmental delays. Session topics include screening for ASD, evaluating common behavioral challenges and implementing practical behavioral strategies for children with ASD, managing sleep challenges in children with ASD and DD, management of anxiety and ADHD in children with ASD, and medical workup in children with ASD and DD. In addition, resources and referral information will be shared throughout the series and participants will have the opportunity to present cases for discussion.

CME: This ECHO Colorado series will be reviewed and acceptable for up to 6.0 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).

11/18/2020


  1. Discuss ASD diagnostic criteria for ASD across the ages.
  2. Evaluate common behavioral problems in children with autism spectrum disorder and associated developmental disabilities.
  3. Implement common behavioral management strategies for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and developmental disabilities.
  4. Manage common challenges (anxiety, sleep, ADHD) faced by children with autism spectrum disorder and associated developmental disabilities. 
  5. Manage medications used with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and associated developmental disabilities. 


Session/Title Date
1 - Screening for ASD & Sharing Difficult News 10/14/2020
2 - ABCs of Behavior 10/21/2020
3 - Diagnosis & Management of Anxiety in Children with ASD 10/28/2020
4 - Sleep Challenges in Children with ASD & DD 11/4/2020
5 - Management of ADHD in Children with ASD 11/11/2020
6 - Medical Work-Up in Children with ASD & DD 11/18/2020
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