Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2013

Logo for Neuropsychotropic Drug at UW Continuing Nursing Education.

This online education series is designed as a pharmacology update for nurse pracitioners at the advanced practice level. Each course within the series focuses on current recommendations and pharmacotherapeutic principles for neuropsychotropic health problems commonly seen in primary care.  
 
The series was recorded in June 2013 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Course format included video/audio presentations and handouts.
 
Publish Date: Sept. 11, 2013. This series will be available for three years from this date.

 

Learning objectives

Upon completion of each course, participants will be able to do the following for selected drugs and age groups:

  1. Discuss relevant principles of physiology, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.
  2. Give a rationale for selecting a drug of choice.
  3. Identify the goals of drug therapy.
  4. Identify desired drug effects and evaluate patient response.
  5. Describe special dosage situations.
  6. Identify appropriate patient learning needs.

Faculty

  • William M. Womack, MD
    Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry, UW School of Medicine
  • Shawn Elmore, PhD, RN
    Associate Professor, Psychosocial and Community Health, UW School of Nursing
  • Christine Yuodelis-Flores, MD
    Psychiatrist, UW Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, HMC; Associate Professor, UW School of Medicine
  • Michelle Sexton, ND
    Assistant Research Scientist, Bastyr University Research Institute, Kenmore
  • George H. Glade, MC, MN, ARNP
    Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Private Practice and HMC Psychiatric Therapy Services, Seattle
  • Donna Moniz, JD, MN, RN
    Partner, Johnson, Graffe, Keay, Moniz and Wick, LLP; Clinical Assistant Professor, UW School of Nursing

UW = University of Washington, Seattle
UWMC = UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle

Target Audience

This online course is designed as a pharmacology update for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals in all settings.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Topics: 
  • DSM-5, process and politics
  • Epigenomics of Psychiatric Disorders, Psychopharmacologic intervention
  • Medication Disorders: Attachment Disorder as an Exemplar
  • Tobacco Cessation
  • Cannabis entry in the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia
  • Adult ADHD
  • Malpractice vulnerabilities in prescribing Neuropsychotropic Medications
     

UWCNE Accreditation Information

Brochure PDF: 
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 8.20 Contact hours
  • 8.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
09/11/2013
Expires: 
09/11/2017
Cost:
$195.00

Available Credit

  • 8.20 Contact hours
  • 8.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
 
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$195.00
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