Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2019: Psychological Trauma, PTSD and Pain
Psychological Trauma, PTSD and Pain
The Role and Risk of Medications
This module addresses trauma-informed care as well as specific treatment modalities for both veterans and non-veterans experiencing residuals of psychological trauma.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Describe the role and optimize the use of medications in PTSD treatment in your setting.
- Integrate pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches to PTSD treatment in your clinical setting.
- Recognize and respond to the full spectrum of trauma residuals in individuals you are addressing and treating in your clinical setting.
Donald Bright, MD
Staff Neurologist, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level