On-Demand | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2020: Prescribing and Deprescribing Medications in Adolescents

Prescribing and Deprescribing Medications in Adolescents

This module discusses adolescent behaviors seen in mental disorders and strategies and tips to use medications.

Target Audience

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:

  1. Discuss adolescent behaviors that create symptoms commonly seen in depression, anxiety, and psychosis.
  2. Discuss five medication safety tips for use in teens.
  3. Discuss three strategies for tapering teens off medications.

Additional Information

Format: 
Online
Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
07/17/2020
Expires: 
07/17/2024
Cost:
$20.00

Kathy Kroening, PhD, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Kaiser Permanente; Senior Lecturer, UW School of Nursing

Professional Credit

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Available Credit

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

Price

Cost:
$20.00
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