1014-14: Treatment Choices in Neuromodulation as Compared to Medication
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1014-14: Treatment Choices in Neuromodulation as Compared to Medication

 

Speaker: Mary Rosedale PhD, PMHNP-BC, NEA-BC Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, Joint Appointment, Department of Psychiatry, NYU Langone Medical Center

 

Disclosures: Discussion of off-label uses will take place during this presentation. The speaker has indicated a significant financial interest or other affiliation with the National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health.  The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

 

Session Length: 105 minutes


Target Audience: RN, APRN

 

Session Objectives
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Discuss treatment refractory depression and how psychotherapy, pharmacotherapy and neuromodulation affect the brain.
2. Describe how neuromodulation aims to regulate neurotransmitters and downstream neurochemical cascades.
3. Examine the safety and efficacy of Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT), Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), Deep TMS, Deep Brain Stimulation, and Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS).
4. Examine Concomitant Medications with Brain Stimulation.
5. Identify opportunities for advancing the science of neuromodulation in PMH nursing and nursing research.

Key words:  Neuromodulation, neurotransmitters, brain stimulation, ECT, TMS, DBS, Biological Markers, psychopharmacology
 

Continuing Nursing Education
1.75 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.

 

Originally Presented
APNA 12th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute | Reston, Virginia
Sunday, June 22, 2014
11:45am 1:15pm

 

Release Date: July 21, 2014
The contact hours for this session expire: July 31, 2016

 

 

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.