Nurse Practitioner: Psychopharmacology 101 for Primary and Acute Care NPs CH: 8.6 (8.6 Rx)
128.00
Package Price 115.00
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Author: Sally Miller
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Contact Hours: 8.6
Rx Hours: 8.6

This psychopharmacology course for the non-psychiatric-mental health NP begins with a discussion of the science and treatment targets in psychopharmacology.

In this this foundational course, pharmacology expert and national speaker, Dr. Miller, analyzes the nuances of drug choice through a case-study approach to evaluation and treatment of depression, anxiety, mood disorders, sleep disorders, and attention deficit disorders.

Primary and acute care NPs will:

  • Gain a more in-depth understanding of the various drug classes
  • Learn how to select the best treatment option from the spectrum of antidepressants, anxiolytics, second generation antipsychotics, psychostimulants, and sedative/hypnotics

The following topics are addressed:

  • Physiologic Basis of Pharmacotherapy in Psychiatric Disorders
  • Depression & Anxiety Treatment: Determining the Optimal Medication
  • Mood Disorders: Choosing the Most Effective Treatment Option
  • ADD & Sleep Medications: When & What to Prescribe

Note: This course is also available Livestream, Psychopharmacology for Primary and Acute Care NPs

Contact Hours: 8.6
Rx Hours: 8.6

Gain a more in-depth understanding of the various drug classes and learn how to select the best treatment option from the spectrum of antidepressants, anxiolytics, second generation antipsychotics, psychostimulants, and sedative/hypnotics.

Psychopharmacology 101 for Primary and Acute Care NPs CH: 8.6 (8.6 Rx)

128.00
Package Price 115.00

Contact Hours: 8.6
Rx Hours: 8.6

This psychopharmacology course for the non-psychiatric-mental health NP begins with a discussion of the science and treatment targets in psychopharmacology.

In this this foundational course, pharmacology expert and national speaker, Dr. Miller, analyzes the nuances of drug choice through a case-study approach to evaluation and treatment of depression, anxiety, mood disorders, sleep disorders, and attention deficit disorders.

Primary and acute care NPs will:

  • Gain a more in-depth understanding of the various drug classes
  • Learn how to select the best treatment option from the spectrum of antidepressants, anxiolytics, second generation antipsychotics, psychostimulants, and sedative/hypnotics

The following topics are addressed:

  • Physiologic Basis of Pharmacotherapy in Psychiatric Disorders
  • Depression & Anxiety Treatment: Determining the Optimal Medication
  • Mood Disorders: Choosing the Most Effective Treatment Option
  • ADD & Sleep Medications: When & What to Prescribe

Note: This course is also available Livestream, Psychopharmacology for Primary and Acute Care NPs

Contact Hours: 8.6
Rx Hours: 8.6

Gain a more in-depth understanding of the various drug classes and learn how to select the best treatment option from the spectrum of antidepressants, anxiolytics, second generation antipsychotics, psychostimulants, and sedative/hypnotics.