Session Title: "Supporting the mental and behavioral health of emerging adults"

The Anne Klibanski Visiting Lecture Series was created to support and advance the careers of women. These lectures bring together faculty from institutions that have hosted Anne Klibanski Scholars with MGH scholars, on topics that overlap both research areas.

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants were able to:

  • Explain the unique developmental milestones of emerging adulthood necessary for the transition into adulthood
  • Discuss how the trajectory of emerging adulthood for patients with mental and medical illness may be impacted by both contextual and individual factors including social determinants of health
  • Describe strategies and challenges for developing and tailoring clinical interventions to meet the unique needs of emerging adults
  • Identify a variety of resources available to support the development of emerging adults

This activity is intended for: Faculty and faculty trainees.
Course Director: Miriam A. Bredella, MD

Amanda N. Zayde, PsyD, Clinical Psychologist, Child Outpatient Psychiatry Department, Montefiore Medical Center Wakefield Division; Director, Connecting and Reflecting Experience (CARE) clinical and research program; Associate Director, Psychology Internship Training Program; co-Director, Becoming an Emerging Adult at Montefiore (BEAM) program; and Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Ellen H. O'Donnell, PhD, Pediatric Psychologist, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Service, MGH; Director of Psychological Services, MGH Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Center and for Shriners Hospital for Children Boston; Co-Director, MGH Internship in Child Psychology; and Assistant Professor of Psychology, HMS


Course Director: Miriam A. Bredella, MD

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You may print individual certificates throughout the year; your cumulative list of sessions attended is accessible on your transcript.


Mass General Brigham is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mass General Brigham designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Session date: 
05/03/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm EDT
Zoom Webinar
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation

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