Centennial Celebration: April 29th

100 Years of Child Study at Yale - Topics in Child Mental Health: A Symposium for Pediatricians and Primary Care Providers

CME credits available

Dr. Senn was a pioneering expert in the field of child psychiatry. He was among the first to recognize that children's emotional needs were overlooked in their health care. Dr. Senn served as the director of the Yale Child Study Center from 1948-1966.



Registration and lunch

The contributions of Milton J.E. Senn, M.D.
Fred R. Volkmar, M.D.

An update on autism: Advances in screening and medical issues
James McPartland, Ph.D. & Fred R. Volkmar, M.D.

Psychological testing for the non-psychologist
Laurie Cardona, Psy.D.

Coffee Break

Special presentation: Understanding ADHD
Eric Taylor, M.B., King's College, London Institute of Psychiatry

Advances in pediatric anxiety disorders: A guide to CBT & pharmacology
Eli Lebowitz, Ph.D. & Robert King, M.D.

Building capacities in pediatrics to address behavioral health: Policy and systems issues
Judith Meyers, Ph.D., Children’s Fund/CHDI


Questions? Contact Emily Hau: emily.hau@yale.edu or (203) 785-5759