1001-14: Conquering Clinical Conundrums: Psychopharmacology in the 21st Century
Speaker: Laura G. Leahy, DrNPc, APN, PMH-CNS/FNP – Advanced Practice Nurse, APNSolutions, LLC
Disclosures: Discussion of off-label uses will take place during this presentation. The speaker and the activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 135 minutes
Target Audience: RN, APRN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Discuss 2 implications of a thorough review of systems in evaluating psychiatric symptoms.
2. Identify 3 novel methods to assist in diagnosing & treating psychiatric symptoms.
3. Identify 4 laboratory studies to rule out medical mimics.
4. Discuss 2 psychopharmacological treatments for various clinical symptom presentations.
Key words: genetic markers, genetic variants, neurophysiology, psychopharmacology
Continuing Nursing Education
2.25 contact hours. * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to the entire session, complete an evaluation, and earn a passing score on the post test before the expiration date. You will have 5 tries to correctly answer the questions on the post test. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. We cannot award credit unless all steps are completed.
The content of this CNE activity pertains to pharmacology. Because states' requirements may vary, contact your Board of Nursing for more information.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
APNA 12th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute | Reston, Virginia
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Release Date: July 21, 2014
The contact hours for this session expire: June 1, 2016