On-Demand | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2020: Trauma, PTSD and Psychopharmacology
Trauma, PTSD and Psychopharmacology
This module addresses trauma-informed care as well as specific treatment modalities for both veterans and non-veterans experiencing residuals of psychological trauma.
Advanced practice nurse practitioners, especially psychiatric and family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Differentiate key clinical features across the traumatic-stress spectrum from acute stress to complex PTSD.
- Identify evidence-based interventions and the role of psychopharmacology in treating PTSD symptoms.
- Identify other co-occurring disorders in making treatment decisions for PTSD.
April Gerlock, PhD, PMHNP-BC, ARNP
Clinical Professor, UW School of Nursing
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level