Pediatric Drug Therapy 2012 - Management of the Roller Coaster Ride of Moods in Children and Adolescents
This online course is designed as a pharmacology update for nurse practitioners at the advanced practice level. Each module focuses on current recommendations and pharmacotherapeutic principles for pediatric health problems commonly seen in primary care.
Lectures were recorded in March 2012 at a conference in Seattle, Washington sponsored by the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include lecture and downloadable handouts.
Publish Date: April 18, 2012. This course will be available for three years from this date.
This online course is designed as a pharmacology update for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals in all settings. Each module focuses on current recommendations and pharmacotherapeutic principles for psychiatric and neurologic health problems commonly seen in primary care.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
- Describe what mood disorders are.
- Learn how they are best treated.
- Discuss what considerations are needed in monitoring medications.
Patti Varley, MN, ARNP, CNS
Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle; Clinical Faculty, Family and Child Nursing and Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing
- 1.60 Contact hours
- 1.60 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level