Get Psyched: Updates in the Management of Mental Health Conditions

Friday, February 9, 3:30-4:30 PM

Accredited for Pharmacists Only

This course will equip learners with the knowledge and skills necessary to critically analyze the use of antipsychotic medications for bipolar disorder management and in conjunction with antidepressants. Content will also include a deep discussion on potential adverse events and their respective treatment options. Learners will have an opportunity to assess case studies and develop effective treatment and monitoring plans for patients on antipsychotic medications.

Learning Objectives - Pharmacists
Upon successful completion of this application-based CPE activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Analyze the role of antipsychotics for partial response to antidepressants.
  2. Evaluate the role of antipsychotics in the management of bipolar disorder.
  3. Identify antipsychotics associated with significant adverse events.
  4. Compare and contrast potential treatment options for significant adverse events.
  5. Develop a comprehensive monitoring plan for a patient taking an antipsychotic.

0.1 CEU/1 hr
UAN: 0107-0000-23-375-L01-P

Sarah Grady, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP
Clinical Professor, Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences