West Coast Geriatric Psychiatry Conference
Catamaran Resort Hotel
3999 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92109
San Diego, California

Schedule of Presentations:

Wednesday, February 16, 2011
14:25:00 Optional Pre-Conference Workshop | separate fee Required
14:30:00 Early Registration
16:00:00 Mindfulness as a Clinical Intervention with Older Adults Steven D. Hickman
19:30:00 Adjourn
Thursday, February 17, 2011
06:55:00 DEMENTIA
07:00:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
08:00:00 Welcome
08:15:00 Risk for and Prevention of Dementia Kristine Yaffe
09:15:00 Dementia | Diagnosis and Treatment Jody Corey-Bloom
10:00:00 Break
10:30:00 Geriatric Neuropsychology | Normal Aging or Mild Cognitive Impairment Mark W. Bondi
11:15:00 Psychobiology of Dementia Caregiver Stress Igor Grant
12:00:00 Lunch
13:00:00 Management of Late-Stage Dementia and Medical Co-Morbidities John Daly
13:45:00 The Goals and Challenges of Palliative Care Elizabeth Menkin
14:30:00 Break
15:00:00 Depression in the Older Patient Sidney Zisook
15:45:00 Anxiety Disorders in Older Adults Julie Loebach Wetherell
16:30:00 Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with Older Adults Steven R. Thorp
17:15:00 Adjourn
Friday, February 18, 2011
08:00:00 Continental Breakfast
08:30:00 Medical Issues in the Older Adult Andrew Israel
09:15:00 Sleep Disorders in the Older Adult Sonia Ancoli-Israel
10:00:00 Break
10:30:00 Sexuality, Aging and Dementi Daniel D. Sewell
11:15:00 Alcohol Abuse Among Older Adults | Assessment and Intervention Strategie Sandra A. Brown
12:00:00 Lunch
13:25:00 PSYCHOSIS
13:30:00 Psychosis in the Older Adult Laurie Lindamer
14:15:00 Movement Side Effects of Anti-Psychotics James B. Lohr
15:00:00 Break
15:30:00 Psychosocial Interventions in Schizophrenia Eric Granholm
16:15:00 Bipolar Disorder and Aging Colin Depp
17:00:00 Adjourn
Saturday, February 19, 2011
07:55:00 LEGAL | ETHICAL
08:00:00 Continental Breakfast
08:30:00 Legal Issues Ansar Haroun
09:30:00 Legal Issues David Naimark
10:30:00 Elder Abuse From a Prosecutor’s Perspective Paul Greenwood
11:30:00 Lunch
12:25:00 Optional post-Conference Workshop | separate fee Required
12:30:00 Beyond the MMSE – Using Neuropsychological Assessments in Your Practice Dean Delis
14:30:00 Adjourn
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