Overview of Psychiatric Medications: Major Classes, Indication for Use & Side Effects
Date: February 4, 2019
Class Type: Classroom
Level: All levels
Instructor: Mary Jane Creely, MS, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
2 CEUs*: (SW,CD, MHC)
This training will focus on the major classes of psychiatric (psychotropic) medications that are commonly prescribed in the treatment of behavioral health & substance use disorder. It covers antipsychotics, antidepressants, stimulants, mood stabilizers & “anti-anxiety” medications. It also addresses management of side effects and monitoring precautions as well as the client/ family engagement and educational needs.
|*PLEASE NOTE: In order to receive a CEU Certificate, each participant must complete a Pre-Test BEFORE arriving at this training and complete a Post Test and Evaluation within one week after the training. (Instructions will be provided.) |