Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2015 - Important (but Rarely Appreciated) Side Effects of Psychotropic Medication Treatment

Course Description

Important Side Effects
of Psychotropic
Medication Treatment

This module focuses on the effects and withdrawal of psychotropic medications.  Course content details are listed below in the learning objectives.

Featuring—Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH, MA 
Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UW School of Medicine

Target Audience

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:

  1. Recognize the various effects of psychotropic medications.
  2. Appreciate the importance of withdrawal from psychotropic medications.
  3. Consider the importance of deprescribing in clinical care.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
07/07/2015
Expires: 
07/15/2019
Cost:
$20.00

Available Credit

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

Price

Cost:
$20.00
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