Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

CAP-2 Clinical Case Presentation:
Catatonia in Autism, a Review: Prevalance, Assessment, and Treatment

Sepehr Aziz, DO
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


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

  • Understand prevalence of catatonia in the autism population and factors leading to missed diagnoses
  • Identify the common presenting signs of catatonia and how they may differ in autism
  • Understand available treatment modalities


Remote live streaming locations:

  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland: 5275 Claremont Ave.
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General: Bldg. 5, Room 6B30


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, October 23, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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