New medications are introduced every year, and unlike older medications, these new medications, even those within the same class, often carry strikingly different side effects and rates of efficacy. This edition discusses new medications, how they work, how they differ from older medications, and their advantages/disadvantages.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Discuss the 4 Categories of Medications Used to Treat Mental Illness
- Explain the Common Medications in Each Category
- Explain How These Common Medications Work, What They Are Used For, and the Problems They Cause
20 Continuing Education Hours