UPMC/University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences
Pitt Conference to Focus on Early Intervention of Psychotic Disorders
WHAT: Search for Treatments in Early Psychosis (STEP) Seventh Biennial Symposium
WHEN: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, May 18, 2012
WHY: This conference will focus on the early phases of psychosis, given findings that suggest early identification and intervention may favorably influence outcomes in psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia. This symposium will bring together internationally renowned experts who will provide an overview of findings concerning developmental changes relevant to psychotic disorders, factors that could contribute to psychosis onset through impacting normal development, and early identification and interventions for early psychosis. For more information, visit www.wpic.pitt.edu/oerp/conferences or contact Maria Pena-Jordan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-802-6917.