Accreditation Statement

Addictions and Their Treatment
December 2-5, 2019 San Diego, California

Jointly Accredited Provider

In support of improving patient care, American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

In 2019, AAAP also add accreditation from The American Academy of PAs (AAPA), American Psychological Association (APA) and Association for Social Work Boards (ASWB).

Target Audience Statement

The field of Addiction Psychiatry changes frequently as new information becomes available. This course presents a broad-based general addictions overview and up-to-date information in the field of addiction psychiatry and is recommended for physicians, PAs, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, social workers and psychologists who wish to stay updated on the most recent trends in the addiction field. It is equally relevant to junior faculty and clinicians as well as experienced practitioners and are intended to help psychiatrists prepare for ABPN examination for subspecialty certification and recertification in Addiction Psychiatry. The activity was designated for learners in the following ways:

Jointly Accredited Provider

Joint Accreditation Designation Statement

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 20.75 Interprofessional Continuing Education credits for learning and change.

Physician Designation Statement

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (Credit breakdown: Tuesday, December 3: 8, Wednesday, December 4: 7.75, Thursday, December 5: 5)

Self-Assessment Credits for AAAP Physician members who are ABPN diplomates

If you are an AAAP Member and an ABPN Diplomate, you may claim Self-Assessment Credits for participating in this Live Course. The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has approved AAAP’s Addictions and Their Treatment course for AAAP Members to receive up to 20 Self-Assessment Category 1 CME credits. The approval period is for December 3-5, 2019.

PA AAPA Category 1 CME

AAPA Credit Designation Statement – Live

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 20.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. (Credit breakdown: Tuesday, December 3: 8, Wednesday, December 4: 7.75, Thursday, December 5: 5)

Nursing Designation Statement

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry is an approved provider of nursing continuing education through AAAP’s Joint Accreditation provider #4008192. This activity is approved for up to 20.75 CEU hours. (Credit breakdown: Tuesday, December 3: 8, Wednesday, December 4: 7.75, Thursday, December 5: 5)

Pharmacy Designation Statement

This course has been approved for 20.75 hours of pharmacy continuing education credit. The approval numbers issued are Universal Activity Numbers: JA4008192-0000-19-004-L01-P (pharmacy) and JA4008192-0000-19-004-L01-T (pharmacy technician). (Credit breakdown: Tuesday, December 3: 8, Wednesday, December 4: 7.75, Thursday, December 5: 5)

Social Work Designation Statement

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry is an approved provider of social work continuing education through AAAP’s Joint Accreditation provider #4008192. The approval for this term expires 12/31/2019. This activity is approved for 20.75 CEU hours. (Credit breakdown: Tuesday, December 3: 8, Wednesday, December 4: 7.75, Thursday, December 5: 5)

Psychologist Designation Statement

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the education through AAAP’s Joint Accreditation provider #4008192. This activity is approved for 20.75 CEU hours. (Credit breakdown: Tuesday, December 3: 8, Wednesday, December 4: 7.75, Thursday, December 5: 5)