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Care for People with Diabetes, 2 CE
Friday, June 25, 2021, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
Category: Continuing Education Event

June 25, 2021 - Agenda
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Workshop in Session
  *All times are in Eastern Standard Time
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Workshop Details

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Care for People with Diabetes, 2 CE

Presented by Douglas Tynan Ph.D., ABPP 

Over 30 million Americans have diabetes and are twice as likely to be diagnosed with anxiety and depression. This workshop explains the etiology and treatment of diabetes and how it interacts with effect. Screening tools and intervention strategies will be presented by this workshop that has been developed jointly by the American Diabetes Association and the American Psychological Association. Skill Level: Intermediate

Workshop Objectives

Participants will be able to:

  • Describe the two major types of diabetes and treatment required
  • Describe psychosocial issues associated with diabetes, which range from normative diabetes-related distress to diagnosable mental health disorders.
  • List screening tools for assessing symptoms of psychosocial issues within routine care.
  • Indicate appropriate referral and treatment options for people impacted by both sub-clinical and clinical psychological distress.

About the Presenter:

Douglas Tynan Ph.D., ABPP is a health psychologist who is currently the mental health coordinator of the American Diabetes Association and President Elect of the Delaware Psychological Association. He developed one of the first comprehensive psychosocial programs for children with Diabetes over 30 years ago and continues to work in the field. One of the founding Editors of Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology, he has worked to integrate psychological services in primary care and specialty care clinics. He is a Professor of Pediatrics at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia and continues as an Associate Editor of Population Health Management at Jefferson’s College of Population Health.


This workshop is appropriate for Psychologists, Social Workers, Other Mental Health Professionals

Registration Fees

Registrant Type


    KPA Member $60
    Non Member $85
    KPA Student Member+
    (no CE credit)
    Community rate
    (no CE credit)


Event Location
Virtual - via Zoom

It is important to note that APA continuing education rules require that KPA only give credit to those who attend the entire workshop.  An evaluation of the workshop must be completed. Those who sign in more than 15 minutes after the scheduled start time or leave before the workshop is completed will not receive CE credit. Partial credit may not be given.

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations received on/before June 24, 2021, will receive a 90% refund. No refunds available after June 25, 2021. All refund requests must be in writing to KPA, 8004 Lyndon Centre Way, Suite 202, Louisville, KY 40222, or [email protected]

CE Credits/Attendance

This program has been approved for 2 CE credits by the Kentucky Psychological Association (KPA). 

KPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. KPA maintains responsibility for this program and its content. KPA is also an approved sponsor for the Kentucky Board of Examiners of Psychology. 

Social Workers & Art Therapists:
KPA is an approved sponsor for the Kentucky Board of Social Work, the Kentucky Board of Professional Art Therapists. (Provider #1004)

Pastoral Counselors: 
KPA is approved to offer Continuing Education to Pastoral Counselors as stated in 201 KAR 38:070, Section 3(1)(b) as an approved KBEP provider.


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Contact: KPA Central Office - [email protected], 502-894-0777