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Psychopharmacology: A Comprehensive Review - Part 2

Author: Jassin M. Jouria, MD
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Duration: 4.5 hours

Course Summary

This course offers a comprehensive review of the fundamentals of psychopharmacology as well as valuable concepts that attempt to integrate psychopharmacological topics with clinical psychopathology and psychiatric theory in general. Additionally, it presents practical information on the targeted therapy, benefits, side effects, drug-drug interactions and suggested doses of psychotropic drugs. The four major classes are discussed- antipsychotics, antidepressants, mood stabilizers and antianxiety/sleeping medications, including updated information on the array of new medications and how they differ from traditional drugs. Further information is provided on the use of benzodiazepines, stimulants and sedatives in the management of other mental health disorders.

Course Format

Homestudy

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • Psychopharmacology And Special Populations
  • Psychopharmacology: Limitations Of Treatment
  • Communication
  • Lifestyle Precautions
  • Employment Options
  • Social Interactions And Response To Treatment
  • Summary

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