This course presents a thorough overview of a range of mental disorders and how they are affected by various medications. Answers to a variety of questions regarding the impact of medications are given. Medications for psychiatric and psychological conditions are discussed in detail.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to discuss/explain:
- Why psychiatric medications are prescribed/used
- A variety of mental health conditions for which medications are prescribed
- Side effects and benefits of these medications
- Alternatives to taking medications for some conditions
18 Continuing Education Hours