Self-Study | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2012

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This online education series is designed at the advanced practice level as a pharmacology update for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and other healthcare professionals in all settings.
 
The series was recorded in June 2012 at a conference in Seattle, Washington provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Course format includes video and audio presentation and handouts.
 
Publish Date: July 1, 2012. This course 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

  • Mary Ann Nihart, MA, PMHNP, PMHCS, BC
    Nurse Manager, Outpatient Mental Health Services, Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, San Francisco; Clinical Faculty, University of California, Davis, CA
  • Nancy Lee, PharmD, BCPS
    Clinical Pharmacist, Internal Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle
  • Yun McFall, RPh, BCPP
    Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Mental Health, VAPSHCS
  • Gary Stobbe, MD
    Clinical Assistant Professor, Neurology and Psychiatry, UW School of Medicine; Director, Adult Transition Program, Seattle Children’s Autism Center, Seattle
  • Cora Collette Breuner, MD, MPH
    Faculty Pediatrician and Adolescent Medicine Provider, Seattle Children’s; Professor, Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics; Adjunct Professor, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, UW School of Medicine
  • Patricia Paddison, MD, PLLC
    Psychiatrist, Private Practice, Bellevue, WA

Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals in all settings.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Brochure PDF: 
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 8.40 Contact hours
  • 8.40 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
07/01/2012
Expires: 
07/01/2015
Cost:
$195.00

Available Credit

  • 8.40 Contact hours
  • 8.40 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
 
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Cost:
$195.00
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