Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2015 - Important (but Rarely Appreciated) 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
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:
- Recognize the various effects of psychotropic medications.
- Appreciate the importance of withdrawal from psychotropic medications.
- Consider the importance of deprescribing in clinical care.
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level