Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2015 - Anxiety Disorders in Primary Care
This module focuses on the pharmacological treatment of anxiety disorders. Course content details are listed below in the learning objectives.
Featuring—Elizabeth Chmelik, MD
Staff Psychiatrist, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle; Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, UW School of Medicine
For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After taking this course, you will be better able to:
- Identify the first and second line pharmacological treatment options for anxiety disorders.
- Discuss the common and serious side effects that can be caused by SSRI medications.
- Introduce objective measures that can be used to monitor response to these interventions.
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level