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The Austen Riggs Center designates this live activity for a maximum of (see specific event) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The Austen Riggs Center is accredited by the Massachusetts Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The Austen Riggs Center is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Austen Riggs Center maintains responsibility for the program and its content. For additional information about this program, please call the Erikson Institute Education Coordinator, at (413) 931-5230.

The Austen Riggs Center’s policy on disclosure requires ARC Guest Speakers to disclose any significant financial interest or other relationship with any commercial supporters of this live activity.  In keeping with this policy and the disclosure requirements of the Massachusetts Medical Society, we hereby state that neither today’s speaker, nor anyone involved in the planning of the CME/CE event, has disclosed a potential conflict of interest. The Austen Riggs Center accepts no commercial support of any kind to support our CME/CE events.

Austen Riggs Center, #1344, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Austen Riggs Center maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 02/02/2017–02/02/2020. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

As of July 2015, ACE is accepted in 50 jurisdictions. This does not include the states of New York, New Jersey and Maine. For a listing of the approved jurisdictions visit https://www.aswb.org/ace/ace-jurisdiction-map/