Talk Like a Shrink


Thursday August 9th
5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location: Denver Health
$10 for OTAC members, $20 for non-members
*Networking to follow: Meet at 6th & Broadway for dinner and drinks on own.
Parking info: Denver Health Parking
600 Delaware parking garage is designated parking. 
PARK ON THE 3rd AND 4th FLOORS (rooftop)


Building Working Alliances and Practitioner Resiliency. This informative presentation will  give the OT Clinician insight on  dialogue  between psychiatrist and client. What things may be discussed during the interview process. Obtain a more in depth understanding of the information gathering process for mental health. 

About the speaker: Dr. Abraham M. Nussbaum is the Chief Education Officer of Denver Health. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. His clinical practice is on Denver Health’s adult inpatient psychiatry units. At present, he directs Denver Health’s health professional education programs, including dentistry, medical, midwifery, nursing, paramedic, pharmacy, public health, and psychology education. As a faculty member at the University of Colorado, Dr. Nussbaum teaches courses for medical students and psychiatry residents. One of his courses, on the psychiatric interview and diagnosis, became the foundation for his textbooks, The Pocket Guide to the DSM-5 Diagnostic Exam, the DSM-5 Pocket Guide for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, and the DSM-5 Pocket Guide for Elder Mental Health. He serves as a member of the editorial board of the American Psychiatric Association’s publishing division. He recently published a memoir, The Finest Traditions of My Calling: One Physician’s Search for the Renewal of Medicine, with Yale University Press. He speaks often across the nation on the care of persons with mental illness and the renewal of medical practice.

Register today! 

Directions to Talk Like a Shrink:
1. Presentation will be in the basement of Pavilion C in the Sabin Classroom.
2. There is an information desk on main floor of Pavilion C if you have any questions.