Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

CAP-1 Clinical Case Presentation:
Dealing With "Difficult" Families

Jacqueline H. Penn, DO
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Caitlin Costello, MD
Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Describe various factors involved and the complexity of dealing with child and adolescent psychiatry cases and their families
  • Speak about the importance of handoffs, transition of care, and collaboration
  • Explore clinical pearls to be mindful of while working with families that elicit emotion or countertransference


Remote live streaming locations:

  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland: OPC Cafeteria Conference Room
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General:  Bldg. 5, Room 7M30


Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience only.

To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Wednesday, February 20 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

LP-190 Auditorium
401 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143