Overview of Psychiatric Medications: Major Classes, Indication for Use & Side Effects

Date: February 4, 2019 Price: $30.00 Time: 9:00am-11:00am CEUs: 2 Class Type: Classroom
Level: All levels Instructor: Mary Jane Creely, MS, APRN, PMHCNS-BC Domain(s): 1,2,3,9,11,18 Domain Chart

 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.)