Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2013 - Adult ADHD
This course describes considerations in selecting and adjusting doses of stimulant medications, defines what constitutes a therapeutic window in the evaluation of stimulant response, and identifies barriers to achieving appropriate duration of response.
The course was recorded in June 2013 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and handouts.
Publish Date: September 11, 2013. This course will be available for three years from this date.
Designed for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and health care professionals in all settings.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of the conference, you will be better able to:
- Describe decision-making around selection of stimulant medication and dose adjustment.
- Define what constitutes a therapeutic window in evaluation of stimulant response.
- Discuss barriers to achieving appropriate duration of response.
Audio and Video
George H. Glade, MC, MN, ARNP
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Private Practice and Harborview Medical Center Psychiatric Therapy Services, Seattle
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level