Target Audience

Physicians (including Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Pediatricians, Pathologists, Psychiatrists, Physiatrists)

Psychologists (including Neuropsychologists)

Nurses & Nurse Practitioners

Physicians Assistants

Researchers

Radiology

Social Workers

Graduate & Postdoctoral Students

Dementia Specialists

PTSD Specialists

Physical and Occupational Therapists

Coaches, Sports Psychology Consultants  

Learning Objectives

Through lectures and question and answer sessions, and panel discussion participants at the conclusion of this conference will be able to:

  • Describe the history of concussion and CTE

  • Identify the pathology of CTE

  • Explain the clinical syndrome and criteria of CTE

  • Explain the criteria for Traumatic Encephalopathy Syndrome.

  • Identify the risk factors of CTE

  • Identify different types of exposures of CTE

  • Describe genetics of CTE

  • Describe the co-morbidity and pathology of CTE

  • Identify CTE through biomarkers to therapeutics

  • Recognize fluid biomarkers of CTE in humans

  • Recognize imaging biomarkers of CTE in humans

  • Discuss differential diagnosis of CTE

Grievance Policy
 

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) seeks to ensure equitable treatment of every person and to make every attempt to resolve grievances in a fair manner. Please submit a written grievance to Samrana Bertrand, sbertran@bu.edu, 857-364-2140. Grievances would receive, to the best of our ability, corrective action in order to prevent further problems.

It is the participant's responsibility to check with their individual state boards to verify CE requirements for their state. 

Professional Statements:

Continuing Education Credit is provided by Commonwealth Education Seminars for the following professions: 

Psychologists:

 

Commonwealth Educational Seminars is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Commonwealth Educational Seminars maintains responsibility for these programs and their content.

 

Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors:

 

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LPCs/LMHCs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

 

Social Workers:

 

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Social Workers. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for Social Workers. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists:

 

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LMFTs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

 

Nurses:

 

As an American Psychological Association (APA) approved provider, CES programs are accepted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). These courses can be utilized by nurses to renew their certification and will be accepted by the ANCC. Every state Board of Nursing accepts ANCC-approved programs except California and Iowa, however, CES is also an approved Continuing Education provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider # CEP15567) which is also accepted by the Iowa Board of Nursing.  

Please include the following statement: For further information please contact Commonwealth Educational Seminars, 1 (800) 376-3345, CommonwealthSeminars@gmail.com.

There is no known commercial support nor conflict of interest for this program.