Objective Methods for Assessing Invalid (Neuro) Psychiatric Symptom Reporting and Neurocognitive Test Performance

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Objective Methods for Assessing Invalid (Neuro) Psychiatric Symptom Reporting and Neurocognitive Test Performance


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Event Info
Category Date and Time
  • Wednesday, September 25, 2019
  • 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Topic and Speaker
  • Objective Methods for Assessing Invalid (Neuro) Psychiatric Symptom Reporting and Neurocognitive Test Performance
  • Jason R. Soble PhD ABPP
    • Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Neurology
    • Training Director, Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
    • University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
    Jason R. Soble

Location
  • School of Public Health / Psychiatric Institute (SPHPI)
  • 1601 W. Taylor St.
  • Chicago IL 60612
Conference Room
  • 109 (Auditorium)
Video Recording
Event Details

Dr. Soble is a board-certified Clinical Neuropsychologist and Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Neurology at UIC. He completed his doctorate at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign followed by his Clinical Psychology internship and Clinical Neuropsychology postdoctoral fellowship at the James A. Haley VA Hospital in Tampa, FL. While on fellowship, he also trained at the University of South Florida/Tampa General Hospital Comprehensive Epilepsy Program. Prior to joining the faculty at UIC, he was a Staff Neuropsychologist at the South Texas Veterans Healthcare System in San Antonio, TX. His clinical interests include neuropsychological assessment of adults with dementia, complex neuropsychiatric disorders, traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, and ADHD, as well as personality assessment and working with veteran and active duty military populations. His research broadly investigates the psychometric and diagnostic properties and clinical utility of neuropsychological tests, particularly objective performance and symptom validity tests, as well as the neuropsychiatric sequelae associated with traumatic brain injury and electrical shock injuries.


Audience:

Psychiatrists, Neurologists, and other affiliated professionals interested in mental health

Purpose:

To provide current information on research, treatment, and policy issues relating to psychiatry and its adjunct fields

Instructional level:

Advanced

Objectives:

  1. Identify the scientific, ethical, and practical implications of (neuro) psychiatric misdiagnosis due to invalid symptom reporting and neurocognitive test performance
  2. Review the underlying empirical and clinical properties of objective performance/symptom validity tests
  3. Discuss the importance of effectively integrating objective validity assessment into multidisciplinary mental health diagnostic assessment and treatment

The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1credit AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education Units (1) will be available for Social Workers and affiliated reciprocal agencies. Illinois Board License number 159-000112.

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This event is 1 credit hour continuing education.

No member of the planning committee for this activity have reported a relevant relationship with a commercial interest.  There is no conflict of interest and nothing to disclose.

Dr. Soble has no relevant financial relationship with commercial interests related to this CME activity.

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