Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2019: Eating Disorders
The Role of Psychopharmacology
Using case studies to illustrate a variety of eating disorders, this module gives the participant tools for clinical management, including pharmacologic agents.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Recognize the diagnostic criteria for eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder and avoidant restrictive food intake disorder.
- Appreciate the clinical approach to managing eating disorders.
- Discuss the role of psychiatric medications in the management of eating disorders.
Sarah Golub, MD, MPH
Divisional of Adolescent Medicine, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level