3rd ESCAP RESIDENTIAL school ON ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS

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Sep 27 - Sep 30, 2023 Grand Hotel Baia Verde, Catania (Italy)

Program

Wednesday 27 September

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm | Registration

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm | Lecture: Benedetto Vitiello (Turin, Italy) | Mood disorders in children and adolescents

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Afternoon-Session | Carmen Morcillo (Solent NHS- Trust) | Guidelines for the management of anorexia nervosa in adolescents

8:00 pm | Welcome Happy Hour

Thursday 28 September

9:00 am- 11:00 am | Morning-Session | Lecture: Dennis Ougrin (Queen Mary University of London) | Management of self- harm and suicidal ideation

11.15- 1:00 pm | Morning-Session | Samuele Cortese (Southampton, UK), Update on ADHD

Talks of the session:

  • Epidemiology of ADHD

  • Diagnosis ADHD

  • Etiology

1:30 – 2:30 pm |Lunch (Grand Hotel Baia Verde)


2:30 – 3:30 pm | Break. Recreate yourself and enjoy Grand Hotel Baia Verde pool


3:30 – 7:30 pm | Afternoon-Session | Interactive Session: Discussion of Clinical Case Reports or Research Projects; Dr. Chiara Davico, Dr. Assia Riccioni



8.15 pm | Out for Dinner

Friday 29 September

9:00 am -1:00 pm | Luigi Mazzone (Rome, Italy) – Martina Siracusano (Rome, Italy) | A clinical practice update on Autism Spectrum Disorders

Talks of the session:

  • Definition, epidemiology and clinical picture of ASD.

  • Risk and Protective Environmental Factors Associated with

  • ASD:Evidence-Based

  • Principles and Recommendations.

  • Psychiatric and medical symptoms (gastrointestinal and sleep problems) in ASD.

  • Evidence based treatment of core symptoms and pharmacological management of psychiatric comorbidity

1:30 – 2:30 pm | Lunch

2:30 – 3:30 pm | Break Recreate yourself and enjoy Grand Hotel Baia Verde pool

3:30 – 5:30 pm | Afternoon-Session | Kerstin Von Plessen (Lausanne, Switzerland) | Clinical Picture, Diagnostic Work-up & Treatment approaches of OCD & Tic Disorders Including Tourette syndrome

Talks of the session:

  • OCD: Clinical picture, investigation, cognitive behavioral therapy & medication

  • TS: Medical treatment clinical picture, etiology, examination, behavioral therapy & medication

5:30 – 7:30 pm | Interactive Session: Discussion of Clinical Case Reports or Research Projects

8:30 pm | Out for Dinner



Saturday 30 September

9:00 am – 1:00 pm | Morning-Session | Marco Armando (University of Lausanne) | Paul Klauser (Lausanne, Switzerland)


From Clinical High Risk for Psychosis (CHR-P) to First Episode of Psychosis (FEP) in children and adolescents

Talks of the session:

  • Definition, epidemiology, pathophysiology and diagnosis of CHR-P and FEP in children and adolescents.

  • Evidence based treatment of CHR-P and FEP in children and adolescents with focus on newtrends.

  • New trends for the treatment of CHR-P and FEP with focus on NACt

1:30 – 2:30 pm | Lunch (Grand Hotel Baia Verde)

2:30 – 3:30 pm | Break Recreate yourself and enjoy Grand Hotel Baia Verde pool

3:50 – 5:30 pm | Afternoon-Session | Samuele Cortese (Southampton, UK), Update on ADHD

Talks of the session:

  • Treatment of ADHD

5:30 – 7:30 pm | Interactive Session: Discussion of Clinical Case Reports or Research Projects

7:30 pm | Farewell Happy hour

Scientific Organizing Committee

Marco Armando (University of Lausanne)
Samuele Cortese (University of Southampton, UK)
Luigi Mazzone (University of Tor Vergata, Rome)

Faculty

Marco Armando (University of Geneva)
Samuele Cortese (University of Southampton, UK)
Paul Klauser (Monash University)
Luigi Mazzone (University of Tor Vergata, Rome)
Carmen Morcillo (Solent NHS- Trust)
Dennis Ougrin (Queen Mary University of London)
Kerstin von Plessen (University Hospital of Lausanne)
Benedetto Vitiello (University of Torino, Italy)

Local Organizing Committee

Assia Riccioni (University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy)
Martina Siracusano (University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy)
Chiara Davico (University of Turin, Italy)