3:00 - 3:30pmBreakout Session B: Transitions of Care (Psychiatric illness, homelessness)
Dr. Joy Abramson, MD, FRCPC - Psychiatry, Children's Hospital, LHSC
Lauren Calvert, SW - Paediatric ED, Children's Hospital, LHSC
By the end of this session, participants will be able to:
1. Identify common medical and psychiatric concerns presenting to the ED for adolescents experiencing homelessness.
2. Distinguish strategies to optimally manage psychiatric problems for adolescents experiencing homelessness in the ED.
3. Determine optimal disposition plans for safety and living situations for displaced adolescents from the ED.