Product Detail

2-Day: Psychopharmacology Conference
DVD Video
$299.99 USD
$179.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
12 hr 0 min
Details:
Multiple DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
SUSAN MARIE, PH.D., PMHNP, CARN-AP
Publisher:
PESI Publishing & Media
Copyright:
3/1/2018
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV046515
Objectives
Day 1:
  1. Specify how psychotropic medications are chosen for mood disorders and specific patient characteristics.
  2. Analyze the actions, therapeutic uses, and side effects of antidepressants.
  3. Assist clients in overcoming barriers that impede the efficacy of their medication regime.
  4. Determine options for clients with treatment resistant mood disorders.
  5. Communicate the actions, side effects, and therapeutic uses of antipsychotic medications.
  6. Evaluate three critical strategies for improving collaboration with prescribing practitioners.
Day 2:
  1. Explore psychotropic medication treatment options for clients with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.
  2. Articulate the efficacy of psychotropic medications in treating eating disorders and discuss how to integrate psychotherapy with psychopharmacology for successful treatment outcomes.
  3. Formulate medication treatment options for substance use disorders and discuss how to effectively incorporate medication assisted treatments into an overall plan for care.
  4. Analyze the interaction between women’s hormone levels and their mental health symptoms.
  5. Explore the use of complementary and alternative agents for treatment of mental illnesses.
  6. Determine the unique medication treatment considerations for geriatric clients.
Outline
  • Psychopharmacology
    • Drug metabolism concepts
    • Drug mechanisms of action- what we know, what we don’t know
    • Placebo effects- power & how to get it to work for your client
    • When to refer for medication- pearls for increasing client interest and participation
    • Developing highly effective collaborations with prescribers
  • Depressive Disorders
    • Neurochemistry of depression
    • Controversy regarding antidepressants and placebo- Who to treat when?
    • Types of antidepressants- pearls and pitfalls of different agents
    • Managing side effects
    • Treatment Resistant depression and drug combinations
  • Anxiety Disorders & Obsessive Compulsive Disorders & Trauma Related Disorders
    • Neurochemistry of anxiety
    • SGAD, panic disorder, phobias
    • OCD
    • PTSD
    • Physiological interventions
    • Anti-anxiety medications
      • Antidepressants
      • The many other options often ignored
    • Benzodiazepines: risks and benefits
      • How to recognize problematic prescribing patterns
      • Getting off benzos: key pearls for success
    • Managing side effects
  • Bipolar Disorders
    • Neurochemistry and symptoms
    • The Bipolar Spectrum concept & DSM-5® changes
    • Types of mood stabilizers, when to use which and potential adverse effects
      • Lithium
      • Anticonvulsants
      • Atypical antipsychotics
      • Augmenting agents
    • Effective strategies for improving outcomes for clients
      • Using blood levels effectively- what the prescriber may not be watching
    • Treating pregnant or potentially pregnant women with bipolar disorder
  • Psychotic Disorders/ Schizophrenia
    • Neurochemistry of psychosis and schizophrenia
    • Antipsychotic Medications:
      • First generation (typical)
      • Second generation (atypical)
    • Managing side effects
      • Extrapyramidal symptoms and TD
      • Metabolic problems- what blood tests are needed and when
      • Preventing Diabetes Mellitus
    • Recognizing hyperprolactinemia- and why you need to know
    • Use of atypical antipsychotics for multiple disorders
    • Pregnancy and psychotic disorders
  • Attentional Disorders
    • Differential diagnosis
    • Neurochemistry of ADHD
    • Controversy about treatment of ADHD with stimulants
    • Substance abuse and ADHD
    • Stimulant medications
    • Non-stimulant options
    • Managing side effects
  • Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep disorders
    • Differential diagnosis
    • Chicken or the egg? What came first, sleep problems or mental illness
    • Controversy about treating sleep problems with hypnotics
    • Sleep interventions that really work
    • Hypnotic medications: risks and benefits
    • Alternatives to hypnotics
    • Recognizing adverse Effects
  • Substance Use Disorders
    • Neurochemistry of addiction & habit development
    • Drugs of abuse and interaction with psychiatric medications
      • Caffeine
      • Nicotine
    • Marijuana (discussion of medical marijuana, cost vs. benefit)
    • Others
    • Challenging the old thinking about when to prescribe for clients with dual diagnosis-what we now know
    • Medication assisted treatments for addictions
      • Alcohol
      • Nicotine
      • Cannabis
      • Opiates
    • Behavioral addictions- what we know works
  • Eating Disorders
    • Anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder
    • Weight gain from psychotropic medications
    • Recognizing medical emergencies
      • Standard of care for lab work
    • Integrating psychotherapy with psychopharmacology
  • Special Populations: Geriatric
    • Specialized guidelines for geriatric clients
    • Discussion of dementia treatment
    • Antipsychotic controversy
  • Special Populations: Women
    • Hormonal issues in mood disorders & anxiety
    • Pregnancy and breastfeeding-
      • Presenting the choices
      • Resources for you and your clients
    • The dangerous, the concerning, and the possibly good options for psychopharmacology
    • Menopause- current knowledge and agents
  • Treating Clients with Comorbid Chronic Pain
    • Neurochemistry implications- why it’s critical to intervene
    • When psychopharmacology can help
    • Other alternative interventions
  • Limitations of The Research & Potential Risks
Author

SUSAN MARIE, PH.D., PMHNP, CARN-AP

Susan Marie, Ph.D., CARN-AP, a licensed psychiatric nurse practitioner with full independent prescriptive practice and certification in addictions, brings to you over 30 years of clinical experience with highly vulnerable clients with suicidality, co-occurring addiction, homelessness, serious mental illnesses, traumatic brain injuries, and persistent pain conditions. She is noted for her “pearls and pitfalls” of psychopharmacology. Her passions are radical respect for people with serious mental illnesses & addictions, excellence in psychopharmacology, and integrating psychotherapeutic interventions for clients with PTSD, addictions and chronic pain.

Dr. Marie is Senior Clinical Director for Behavioral Health at Old Town Clinic, Central City Concern and Associate Professor at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. She teaches nationally on psychopharmacology as well as suicide assessment and intervention.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Susan Marie is an Associate Professor for Oregon Health & Science University. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Susan Marie has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
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Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations.

Certificates of Successful Completion are available for email, download and/or printing from your online account immediately following the successful completion of the post-test/evaluation.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.


Addiction Counselors
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This self-study course has been approved by PESI, Inc., as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 12.5 CE in the Counseling Services skill group. NAADAC Provider #77553. PESI, Inc. is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance.

California Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the CCAPP-EI, Provider #: OS-03-036-1019. This self-study activity meets the qualifications for 12.5 CEH's (continuing education hours).

Connecticut Addiction Counselors: Provider #120924. This course has been approved as a CCB approved training and has been awarded 12.5 hours by the Connecticut Certification Board.


Counselors
This intermediate self-study activity consists of 12.5 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

South Carolina Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists: This program has been approved for 12.5 continuing education hours by the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists. Provider #4540.

Texas Counselors: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. Provider #: 2477. This self-study course qualifies for 12.5 continuing education credits.

New York Counselors: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Mental Health Counselors. #MHC-0033. This self-study activity will qualify for 15.0 contact hours. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.


Marriage & Family Therapists
This self-study activity consists of 12.5 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

Texas Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. Provider #: 503. This self-study activity qualifies for 12.5 continuing education credits.

Illinois Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a provider of continuing education by the State of Illinois, Department of Professional Regulation. Provider #: 168-000156. Full attendance at this self-study activity qualifies for 12.5 credits.

New York Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists. #MFT-0024. This self-study activity will qualify for 15.0 contact hours. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.


Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Available Until: 3/1/2021
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PESI, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses completing these self-study materials will earn 12.6 contact hours. Expires: 3/1/2021.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #:17118 for 12.5 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.

Florida Nurses:
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PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 12.5 self-study contact hours.

Iowa Nurses: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 12.6 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Pharmacology Nurse Practitioners
This self-study program offers 760 instructional minutes of pharmacology content which is designed to qualify for 12.6 contact hours toward your pharmacology requirement.


Pharmacists
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PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Successful completion of this Knowledge-based self-study program qualifies for 12.6 self-study contact hours. ACPE Universal Program Number: 0289-0000-17-011-H01-P. You are required to successfully complete a program evaluation/post-test in order to receive a statement of credit.


Psychologists
This self-study activity consists of 12.5 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline and the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity. Contact us for more information on your state board or organization specific filing requirements. American Psychological Association credits are not available.

Canadian Psychologists: PESI, Inc. is approved by the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. This program is approved for 12.5 self-study continuing education hours. Full credit statement at: www.pesi.com/cpa-statement

California Psychologists: PESI, Inc. is approved by the CPA OPD to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Provider #PES010. PESI maintains responsibility for this program and its contents. PESI is offering this self-study activity for 12.5 hours of continuing education credit. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.

Florida Board of Psychology:
Florida
PESI, Inc., is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Psychology. Provider Number 50-399. This product qualifies for 12.6 self-study continuing education credits. Please make sure to bring your license number to the seminar so that we can report your attendance to CE Brokers.


Social Workers
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PESI, Inc., #1062, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for this self-study course. ACE provider approval period: January 27, 2017 - January 27, 2020. Social Workers completing this course receive 12.5 Clinical Practice continuing education credits. Course Level: Intermediate. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to social workers who complete the program evaluation.

Colorado Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Colorado Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers. Provider #1413. This course has been approved for 12.6 continuing education hours.

California Social Workers/ Counselors/Marriage & Family Therapists/Licensed Educational Psychologists: The California Board of Behavioral Sciences accepts CE programs that are approved by other approval agencies, including several that approve PESI and its programs. A full list of approval agencies accepted by the BBS can be found at www.bbs.ca.gov/licensees/cont_ed.html under “Where to find CE Courses.” This intermediate level activity consists of 12.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction.

Pennsylvania Social Workers/Counselors/Marriage & Family Therapists: This intermediate activity consists of 12.5 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please contact your licensing board to determine if they accept programs or providers approved by other national or state licensing boards. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to participants who are in full attendance and who complete the program evaluation. Full attendance is required, variable credits may not be awarded per the Pennsylvania State Board.

Florida Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors:
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PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399. This self-study course qualifies for 12.5 continuing education credits.

Illinois Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Illinois, Department of Professional Regulation. License #: 159-000154. Successful completion of this self-study activity qualifies for 12.5 contact hours.

Kansas Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board. Provider #14-006. This self-study course has been approved for 12.5 continuing education hours.

New York Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0008. This self-study activity will qualify for 15.0 contact hours. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance. Expires: December 31, 2020.

Ohio Social Workers, Counselors, and Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #: RCST071001. Successful completion of this self-study course meets the qualifications for 12.5 clock hours of continuing education credit.


Other Professions
This self-study activity qualifies for 12.5 clock hours of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Disclaimer: **Information obtained in this course should be used within your scope of practice.
**It is your ethical responsibility to report accurate hours to your licensing board.
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Audience
Counselors, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Psychotherapists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Case Managers, Marriage and Family Therapists, Addiction Counselors, Pharmacists, School Psychologists, Others in caring professions