On-Demand | Pediatric Drug Therapy 2021: Psychotropic Medications for Challenging Behaviors and Co-occurring Psychiatric Disorders in Autism
Psychotropic Medications for Challenging Behaviors and Co-occurring Psychiatric Disorders in Autism
David Camenisch, MD, MPH
Clinical Psychiatrist, Seattle Children’s Autism Center; Consultant, Partnership Access Line; Psychiatric and Medical Consultant, Catholic Community Services of Western Washington
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Learn about the epidemiology of psychotropic medication utilization and co-occurring psychiatric disorders in ASD.
- Be introduced to guidelines and strategies of pharmacotherapy in children and adolescent with autism.
- Improve their knowledge of medication strategies for treating challenging behaviors and co-occurring psychiatric disorders in ASD.
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level