Pediatric Disruptive Behavior: An Update on Diagnosis and Treatment

Pediatric Disruptive Behavior: An Update on Diagnosis and Treatment

Presented by:

Joel Stoddard, MD, Assistant Professor,

Jessica Malmberg, PhD., Clinical Psychologist, Assistant Professor, and Clinical Director of Ambulatory Services

Patrick Romani, PhD., BCBA-D, Licensed Psychologist, Assistant Professor, and Clinical Director of Intensive Services

CME begins at 6:30pm

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 6:00-8:00

Breckenridge Brewery Tasting Room
2920 Brewery Ln, Littleton, CO 80120

6:00-6:30 – Welcome/ Dinner and Drinks
6:30-8:00 – CME Presentation & Q/A


Upon completion of this activity participants should be able to:

  1. Outline current diagnostic classifications for clinically significant disruptive behavior.
  2. Discuss current evidence-based pharmacologic options for treating disruptive mood.
  3. Describe critical parenting interventions used when treating children with disruptive behaviors.
  4. Define innovative exposure-based interventions available for children with irritability and disruptive behaviors.
  5. Recognize the role a board-certified behavior analyst (BCBA) can play when working with kids with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).
  6. Explain the two-phase model of assessment and treatment adopted by BCBAs working with children diagnosed with ASD who engage in problem behavior.


Faculty – No disclosures reported.
Planning Committee – No disclosures reported.

Target Audience: Physicians, Advanced Practice and other interested community pediatric healthcare providers.

CME Credit: Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registration, Evaluation and Credit for this activity is on-line. In order to obtain the 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ aka CME, please do the following:

  1. Register for the respective PR CME Series on the CHCO Course Calendar.
  2. If you don’t have a profile, you will be prompted to create ONE profile with your preferred email address to proceed. Please do not create multiple profiles.
  3. Confirmation letter with instructions to access the evaluation will be provided.
  4. After the activity, complete the evaluation for CME Credit, and print your certificate.
  5. Your transcript will be credited and your personal educational file is accessible 24/7.

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