Project ECHO Archive 2021

Archives for Pediatric Mental Health teleECHO Clinics are below. Each clinic starts with a didactic, followed by case presentations. The didactic portion of each clinic is recorded and uploaded to the Billings Clinic Project ECHO VIMEO Channel. Recording the didactics allows those that were not able to attend or those that wish to review the topics access to the presentations. In addition to the recorded videos you will also find the PDF of each didactic presentation. Recordings do not include case presentations, this is to ensure patient’s protected health information and privacy is protected.

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Co-morbidities and Medication Treatment Strategies

Recorded May 12, 2021
Nevada Reed MD Child Neurologist
This didactic includes discussion about Autism Spectrum Disorders Common Co-morbidities, Seizures, Aggression in Seizures, Eses and Landau Klefner Syndrome, Anti-Epileptic Side Effects, What Else Can Medication Treat in ASD?, The "Why" of Medication, Before Medication is Started, General Principles of Medication Use, Atypical Antipsychotics, Antipsychotics in Children with Autism, SSRI's, Stimulant Medications, Non-Stimulant Medications, Sleep Difficulties, TIC Disorders, Future Possibilities

THC Series - Part 2

Recorded April 28, 2021
Mariela Herrera
Didactic description to follow

Behavioral Health Advocacy 101

Recorded April 14, 2021
Jeffry Folsom, LCSW, JD
This didactic includes discussion about Center for Children Families and Workforce Development, Advocacy Definitions, Self, Individual, and System Advocacy, Family Voice Curious, Scarcity Versus Abundance, Being A Good Advocate, Types of Policy Changes

Screening and Managing Suicide Risk in Medical Settings: Adapting Research into Practice

Recorded March 24, 2021
Lisa Horowitz, PhD, MPH
This didactic includes discussion about Epidemiology of Suicide, Medical Setting, Development and Study of a Validated Suicide Risk Screening Instrument- ASQ, How to Screen Patients with the ASQ Screening Instrument, Managing Patients that Screen Positive.

Prenatal Drug Exposure and the Developing Child

Recorded March 10, 2021
Ryan Tolleson Knee, PhD
This didactic includes discussion about Research and Messaging, Care Systems, Cognition, Sensory, Behavioral, Memory, Distractable, Generalizability, Prevent Behavioral Problems-Environmental Mismatch, Shifting Perceptions, Team Approach, Behaviors, Cognitive and Sensory Support and the Future.

COVID and Grief

Recorded February 24, 2021
Mary-Ann Bowman, PhD, LCSW
This didactic includes discussion about Pandemic Life, Change=Loss, Human Connection, Pandemic Losses, Grief, Experiences & Expressions of Grief, What is Griefworthy, Coping Resources, How to Cope, How to Help, In the Middle of Difficulty Lies Opportunity.

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Diagnosis and Medical Evaluation

Recorded February 10, 2021
Nevada Reed, MD
This didactic includes discussion about ASD & DSM-V, How is it Different, Social Communication and Social Interaction Criteria, Levels of Support, How is IDEA Different, Social Communication Disorder, Components of Evaluation, ASD Diagnostic Tools, Medical Testing for Every Child with ASD, Targeted Medical Testing to Consider, Genetic Disorders Associated with ASD.

ACEs Connection - what, how, why of this social platform to expand ACEs science and resiliency work

Recorded January 27, 2021
Karen Clemmer, MN, RN, PHN
This didactic includes discussion and demonstration of the ACEs Connection website. Karen Clemmer, MN, RN, PHN navigates through the ACEs Connection website highlighting important and valuable resources. ACEs Connection is not just a place to find resources but rather a community coming together to share best practices based on ACEs science. Supporting communities to accelerate the use of ACEs science to solve the most intractable problems. ACEs science includes Epidemiology, Impact on the Brain, Impact on the Body, Epigenetics and Resilience.

THC Series - Part 1

Recorded January 13, 2021
Mariela Herrera, MD
This didactic includes discussion about Cannabis Sativa, Hemp, The Endocannabinoid System, Cannabidiol, General Cannabinoid Pharmacology, CNS Pharmacology, GI Pharmacology, Liver Pharmacology, Cardiovascular System, Other Risks/Unknowns, History, Evidence for Approved Indications, Marijuana Legalization Leads to More Problematic Use, Marketing.

Authors & Reviewers

Initial publication: July 2018; last update/revision: March 2021
Current Authors and Reviewers:
Author: MAPP-Net Grant Staff
Authoring history
2021: update: MAPP-Net Grant StaffA
2019: first version: MAPP-Net Grant StaffA
AAuthor; CAContributing Author; SASenior Author; RReviewer