Online Education | Pediatric Drug Therapy 2016 - Treatment of ADHD: Best Practices Update

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Treatment of ADHD: Best Practices Update

Course Description

This online module focuses on new methods of optimizing ADHD management outcomes in children using evidence-based treatments and coordinated care. 


William P. French, MD

Assistant Outpatient Medical Director; Assistant Training Program Director for Outpatient Psychiatry; Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, University of Washington and Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle

Comments from lecture attendees:

"I appreciated the updated approach to ADHD treatment, highlighting the importance of behavioral interventions in addition to medication."

"As a school nurse, the information on ADHD is especially applicable to my practice."

Target Audience

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

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  1. Describe current best practices and empirically-supported new treatments for ADHD.
  2. Identify side effects for common ADHD medications.
  3. Identify ways to coordinate care and monitor treatment response in order to optimize outcomes. 

Additional Information

Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Available Credit

  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level


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