Nurse Practitioner: ADD & Sleep Medications: When & What to Prescribe

25.00
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Run Time: 1.9
Contact Hours: 2.2
Rx Hours: 2.2

Psychopharmacology expert, Dr. Sally Miller will help you understand the pathophysiology of attention deficit disorder (ADD) and sleep disorders.

Learn to accurately diagnose, treat, and select the best therapy for these common conditions.

Learn about the following:

  • Pathophysiology, pharmacotherapy, and treatment for ADD, including:
  • Dopamine and norepinephrine
  • Psychostimulants benefits, adverse effects, abuse potential
  • Methylphenidates and non-stimulant options
  • Diagnostic Criteria for Anxiety
  • Pathophysiology and pharmacologic management of sleep disorders
    • Identification of underlying causes
    • Benzodiazepine Receptor Agonists, nobenzodiazepines, and OTC medications
    • oAdverse effects

    ADD & Sleep Medications: When & What to Prescribe

    25.00

    Run Time: 1.9
    Contact Hours: 2.2
    Rx Hours: 2.2

    Psychopharmacology expert, Dr. Sally Miller will help you understand the pathophysiology of attention deficit disorder (ADD) and sleep disorders.

    Learn to accurately diagnose, treat, and select the best therapy for these common conditions.

    Learn about the following:

    • Pathophysiology, pharmacotherapy, and treatment for ADD, including:
    • Dopamine and norepinephrine
    • Psychostimulants benefits, adverse effects, abuse potential
    • Methylphenidates and non-stimulant options
    • Diagnostic Criteria for Anxiety
  • Pathophysiology and pharmacologic management of sleep disorders
    • Identification of underlying causes
    • Benzodiazepine Receptor Agonists, nobenzodiazepines, and OTC medications
    • oAdverse effects