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Integrative Psychopharmacology to Enhance Mental Health Care (3 CME/CE Credits)

This comprehensive course bridges the gap between pharmacological interventions and the psychological aspects of mental health care, providing participants with a solid foundation in the principles of psychopharmacology, medication management, and the latest advancements in the field. By integrating various disciplines, this course offers a well-rounded and evidence-based approach to understanding psychotropic medications and their effects on clients.

Participants will engage in case studies, and group discussions to facilitate a deeper understanding of psychopharmacological treatments and their role in clinical practice. The curriculum covers various topics, such as the neurobiology of mental disorders, medication mechanisms, potential side effects, and appropriate dosages. In addition, this presentation emphasizes the importance of a collaborative approach between mental health professionals and prescribers, fostering effective communication and teamwork to optimize patient care. By equipping participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the complexities of psychopharmacology, this course empowers professionals to provide more informed and holistic care to their clients.

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Integrative Psychopharmacology to Enhance Mental Health Care (3 CME/CE Credits)

Previously Recorded

Presenter: Dr. Tamara Idette Thorn DMSc, PA-C, LCSW, CAADC, MAC, BC-TMH, ACS, NCSE, CCS, DCSW, BCD, CAQ-Psychiatry, DFAAPA

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Course Length: 3 Hours

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will be able to name and recognize commonly prescribed psychotropic medications
  2. Participants will be able to understand the side effect profile and the indications and contraindications for commonly prescribed psychotropic medications
  3. Participants will be able to distinguish between off-label use and use/misuse of psychotropic medications

This workshop Offers 3 Continuing Education Credits
This webinar is recorded and will not grant live credits.

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This comprehensive course bridges the gap between pharmacological interventions and the psychological aspects of mental health care, providing participants with a solid foundation in the principles of psychopharmacology, medication management, and the latest advancements in the field. By integrating various disciplines, this course offers a well-rounded and evidence-based approach to understanding psychotropic medications and their effects on clients.

Participants will engage in case studies, and group discussions to facilitate a deeper understanding of psychopharmacological treatments and their role in clinical practice. The curriculum covers various topics, such as the neurobiology of mental disorders, medication mechanisms, potential side effects, and appropriate dosages. In addition, this presentation emphasizes the importance of a collaborative approach between mental health professionals and prescribers, fostering effective communication and teamwork to optimize patient care. By equipping participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the complexities of psychopharmacology, this course empowers professionals to provide more informed and holistic care to their clients.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will be able to name and recognize commonly prescribed psychotropic medications
  2. Participants will be able to understand the side effect profile and the indications and contraindications for commonly prescribed psychotropic medications
  3. Participants will be able to distinguish between off-label use and use/misuse of psychotropic medications

Agenda:

Agenda 

1.Pharmacology of psychotropic medications 

2.Indications and contraindications for psychotropic medications 

3.Potential interactions between psychotropic medications and substances of abuse 

4.Strategies for medication adherence

5.Ethical considerations in prescribing psychotropic medications 

6.Cultural competence in psychotropic medication use 



This presentation is open to:
  • Social Workers
  • Professional Counselors
  • Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Licensed Mental Health Practitioners
  • Other professionals interacting with populations engaged in mental health based services
Course Level: introductory
Level of Clinician: beginner
  • New practitioners who wish to gain enhanced insight surrounding the topic
  • Experienced practitioners who seek to increase and expand fundamental knowledge surrounding the subject matter
  • Advanced practitioners seeking to review concepts and reinforce practice skills and/or access additional consultation
  • Managers seeking to broaden micro and/or macro perspectives

Participants will receive their certificate electronically upon completion of the webinar and course evaluation form.


  • CE You! is an approved sponsor of the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for continuing education credits for licensed social workers in Maryland. CE You! maintains responsibility for this program. These credits are also accepted by the Maryland Boards for Professional Counselors, Psychology, and Certification of Residential Child Care Program Professionals, and many other states and disciplines

Pre-recorded trainings do not offer ASWB ACE CE credit. See above for other accreditation accepted by most state boards.

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