Lithium is one of the most promising mental health treatments available. Join functional and nutritional psychiatrist, Dr. James Greenblatt, to discover how this mighty mineral can treat mental illness and transform lives.
With over 30 years of clinical experience, Dr. James Greenblatt, world renowned functional psychiatrist and researcher, is leading the way with clinical protocols for low-dose nutritional lithium. Join us for one of two seminars where Dr. Greenblatt will review lithium applications that are effective and safe for a range of psychiatric and neurologic disorders, such as Alzheimer’s, depression, addiction, traumatic brain injury, and post-COVID, as well as for suicide prevention.
Help your patients move from symptom management to lasting recovery with practical and evidence-based lithium recommendations. You’ll learn about the lithium dose-response curve, and defining dose parameters that are safe, accessible, and powerful across a range of diagnoses. You’ll leave this 2.5 hour seminar equipped with new skills and methodologies to utilize immediately with your patients.
What You’ll Learn
- The basics, benefits and side effects of low-dose lithium orotate
- The differences in lithium formulations and why these are important
- Practical strategies and considerations for using lithium with patients
- The latest research on lithium and natural sources for this mineral
- How to effectively integrate lithium for the treatment of depression, addiction, dementia, suicide prevention, traumatic brain injury (TBI), borderline personality disorder, post-COVID and cancer
Who Should Attend?
- Psychiatrists & Clinicians
- Nurses & Nurse Practitioners
- Social Workers
- Family Medicine Doctors
- Naturopathic Doctors
- Physician Assistants
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Meet Dr. James Greenblatt
A pioneer in the field of integrative medicine, James M. Greenblatt, MD, has treated patients since 1988. After receiving his medical degree and completing his psychiatry residency at George Washington University, Dr. Greenblatt completed a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Medical School. Dr. Greenblatt has served as the Chief Medical Officer at Walden Behavioral Care in Waltham, MA for nearly 20 years, and is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Tufts University School of Medicine and Dartmouth College Geisel School of Medicine.
An acknowledged integrative medicine expert, educator, and author, Dr. Greenblatt has lectured internationally on the scientific evidence for nutritional interventions in psychiatry and mental illness. Through three decades of practice and research, Dr. Greenblatt is a leading contributor to helping physicians and patients understand the role of personalized medicine for mental illness.
He is the author of eight books, including the best-seller, Finally Focused: The Breakthrough Natural Treatment Plan for ADHD. His updated edition of Answers to Anorexia was released in October 2021 and his newest book, Functional & Integrative Medicine for Antidepressant Withdrawal is available now.
Dr. Greenblatt is the founder of Psychiatry Redefined, an educational platform dedicated to the personalized, evidence-based treatment of mental health. Psychiatry Redefined offers continuing online education, CME-approved courses, webinars, and a professional fellowship in functional and integrative medicine for mental illness. To learn more, please visit www.JamesGreenblattMD.com.
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Optimal Brain Vitality: How to Prescribe Nutritional Lithium for Mental Health Internet Enduring Activity
DURATION OF ACTIVITY
January 21, 2023 through January 20, 2025
Lithium is one of the most promising mental health treatments currently available. Join functional and nutritional psychiatrist, Dr. James Greenblatt, as he discusses nutritional lithium and its potential uses, including for the treatment or prevention of dementia, irritability, suicide, mood, and problems with impulse control. The webinar will also cover the biochemical and neurological effects of lithium and indications for its use.
COURSE FORMAT/MEDIUM: Internet Enduring Activity
ESTIMATED TIME TO COMPLETE ACTIVITY: 2 hours
- Describe the application of low-dose lithium for different mental health conditions
- Utilize the lithium dose-response curve and different dosing regimens for nutritional lithium for
treating mental health conditions
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of MedicusCME and Comprehensive Psychiatric Resources, Inc. MedicusCME is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
MedicusCME designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
FACULTY CONTENT EXPERT
James Greenblatt, MD
Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Medical Services
Walden Behavioral Care, Waltham, Massachusetts
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Tufts University School of Medicine
DISCLOSURE OF FINANCIAL RELATIONSHIPS
MEDICUSCME requires instructors, planners, managers, and others in control of educational content to disclose all their financial relationships with ineligible companies over the previous 24 months. All identified financial relationships are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to MEDICUSCME policy. James Greenblatt, MD has disclosed a financial relationship with Pure Encapsulations, Jaymac Pharmaceuticals and Fullscripts for his role as consultant. All other faculty and planners, as well as MedicusCME planners and managers, have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose. Any relevant financial relationships listed for planners or content contributors have been mitigated according to MedicusCME policies.
HOW TO CLAIM CREDIT
In order to receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, participants must do the following:
- Read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures.
- Participate in the activity by experiencing course content and learning strategies, and any
resources and support materials, if provided
- Complete the post-test and activity evaluation.
- Achieve a score of 80% or higher on the post-test
This activity is not supported by funds from an ACCME-defined ineligible company.
HIPPA COMPLIANCE ATTESTATION
In accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), this educational activity, especially when utilizing patient cases for learning demonstration, will not include individually identifiable health information.
DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
The CE Company is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The CE Company maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Skill Level: Introductory
CE Credits: 2.0
After completing this program, participants will be able to:
- Describe the application of low-dose lithium for different mental health conditions
- Explain the lithium dose-response curve and different dosing regimens for nutritional lithium
Conflict of Interest
The course instructor, James Greenblatt, M.D., is a consultant for Pure Encapsulations and owner of Psychiatry Redefined. He is also a key opinion leader for Fullscript. No assistance or financial compensation of any kind was provided by any outside commercial interest or entity in the development or preparation of this course.
The CE Company has sponsored Lithium Orotate Seminar to provide 2 continuing education (CE) credits to Psychologists, Social Workers, Nurses, Professional Counselors, and Marriage & Family Therapists in the following states:*
Psychologists: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
Social Workers: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
Mental Health Counselors: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
Marriage and Family Therapists: AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NC, ND, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
Nurses: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
Professional Counselors: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
*Participants should always check with their state’s licensure board regarding the acceptance of APA CE credits. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty or location not listed above, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine program eligibility. Partial credit for attendance of individual sessions is not available.