Neurology and Behavioral Health for the Family Physician Self-Study Package - 1st Edition

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Stay current in your practice with up-to-date strategies for your patients with neurological and behavioral health conditions. 

Recorded at an AAFP live course, the AAFP’s Neurology and Behavioral Health for the Family Physician Self-Study Package is an evidence-based, focused learning solution built to help you keep your practice current. Topics include ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, eating disorders, Alzheimer’s disease, neuropathic pain, sleep disorders, and more—on a schedule that works best for you—with supplemental learning activities in a variety of formats. 

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 24.25 AAFP Prescribed credits. CME credit approved through March 5, 2022.
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You Get:

  • 24 video presentations, 45-60 minutes each 
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each presentation  
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations    
  • Full-color, 228-plus page syllabus    
  • Online post-test*
  • USB flash drive with video and audio files plus syllabus (online premium package only)
  • Audio CDs of presentations (online premium package only)
  • Customized learning option with multiple ways to work through the material:


  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • QuestionPause Play - simulate the live course environment, answering questions as you go

Audio (online premium package only)

  • Standard CD Play - listen from your home, office, or car
  • MP3 Audio - rip to your MP3 player and learn on the go

*Post-test MUST be submitted to claim CME credit.
AAFP member ID or purchase invoice required for post-test log in.

Estimated time to complete package: 25 hours.

Choose the package that's right for you:

Online Premium Package


This package includes:

  • online access to content
  • downloadable PDF syllabus


  • full-color printed syllabus
  • USB flash drive with content files
  • audio CDs of presentations

PC, Mac, smartphone, and tablet compatible.

AAFP Member:$695
New Physician:$645
Allied Health:$695

Note: Access to online content ends on March 5, 2022.

Online Package

This package includes: 

  • online access to content
  • downloadable PDF syllabus

PC, Mac, smartphone, and tablet compatible. 

AAFP Member:$595
New Physician:$545
Student or Resident:$395
Allied Health:$595

Note: Access to online content ends on March 5, 2022.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this CME activity, you should be able to:

  • Develop evidence-based, primary care strategies for common neurological conditions in the care of patients, including Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, neuropathic pain, movement disorders, concussions, seizures, sleep disorders, and more.
  • Prepare effective plans to diagnose, treat, and manage common behavioral health conditions seen in primary care, including depression and anxiety disorders, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, eating disorders, PTSD, substance abuse, and more.
  • Educate and counsel patients on behavior modification strategies to reduce risks of complications and improve outcomes related to their neurological and/or behavioral health.
  • Provide effective care coordination when specialist referral is required.
  • Utilize strategies to help patients overcome barriers to change in relation to disease management, including cultural competency, literacy skills and access to services or care.


  • ADHD
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Concussion
  • Dementia and Delirium
  • Depression Screening and Management
  • Dizziness and Vertigo
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Gait Disorder
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Injections for Peripheral Nerve Entrapment
  • Migraines
  • Neuropathic Pain


  • Opioid Abuse Identification and Treatment: Matthew’s Story
  • Parkinson's Update
  • Peripheral Nerve Entrapments
  • Psychological Evaluation and Mental Status Examination
  • Psychosis
  • PTSD
  • Seizures Disorders in Children and Adults
  • Sleep Disorders and Insomnia Evaluation and Management of Chronic Insomnia
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicide
  • Trauma Informed Care

System Requirements

CME Credit Statement

This Enduring Material activity, Neurology and Behavioral Health for the Family Physician 1st Edition, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 24.25 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 3/6/19. Term of approval is for 3 years from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring Material activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit. 
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