Online Continuing Professional Development for Clinicians

Mental Health & Substance Use Collaborative Initiatives

About our Courses

  • Current issues in child and adolescent mental health
  • Intended for professionals in Alberta working with children and adolescents in the area of addictions and mental health
  • Expert presenters from psychiatry, pediatrics, family medicine, pharmacy, psychology, social work, nursing
  • Web-based, online courses; VoiceThread presentations (presenter-narrated slides) with discussion board
  • Each course is open online for one month
  • Free for Alberta professionals
  • Courses available at any time, wherever you have access to a computer with sound capability and Internet

Objective

  • To increase the skills and confidence of primary care practitioners to more effectively address the mental health needs of their young patients; and
  • To promote linkages among physicians and allied mental health clinicians treating children’s mental health problems.

Certification

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 18 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

  • Sep 2021: 2 hours; Oct 2021: 2 hours; Nov 2021: 2 hours; Jan 2022: 2 hours
  • Feb 2022: 4 hours; Mar 2022: 2 hours; Apr 2022: 2 hours; May 2022: 2 hours

Claiming your credits: Visit MAINPORT to record your learning and outcomes.

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found by visiting AMA's Education on the AMA Ed Hub.

Archived Presentations

Past courses are available for viewing for a maximum of 2 years.

Archived courses do not have an interactive discussion board or other group learning component and are considered self-learning.

Register for archived courses by completing the archived registration form on this page or contact the CPD Registrar at 403-955-4642 or hmhc@ahs.ca for more information.

Quick Reference

General Inquiries

General inquiries can be made to hmhc@ahs.ca or 403-955-8446