On-Demand | Pediatric Drug Therapy 2020: Medical Considerations When Using Psychotropic Medications in Children and Adolescents
Medical Considerations When Using Psychotropic Medications in Children and Adolescents
This module will review and promote the safe use of psychotropic medications.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Promote safe use of psychotropic medications in children & adolescents.
- Review recommended baseline medical screening prior to initiation of psychotropic medications.
- Understand recommendations for medical monitoring to mitigate risks associated with psychotropic medications.
Allison Laurie, ARNP, RN, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Seattle Children’s
- 1.30 Contact hours
- 1.30 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level