2019 Pediatric Rx, Module 6- Psychotropic Medications
0.75 NAPNAP Pharmacology Contact Hour, and 0.75 Psychopharmacology Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. This continuing education activity rate is 7.5$ for NAPNAP Members. For non- members, this continuing education activity rate is 15$. An extensive review will provide the participant with up-to-date information about commonly used antidepressants and atypical antipsychotics.
Introduction: This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) as an Agency providing continuing education credit. Individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post test will be awarded 0.75 NAPNAP contact hours, of which 0.75 is pharmacology and 0.75 related to psychopharmacology .
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Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Comprehend the basic mechanism of action of commonly used antidepressants and atypical antipsychotics
- Understand pharmacogenetic influences observed in response to and adverse effects associated with commonly prescribed psychotropic medications.
- Will be familiar with issues around managing or co-managing children and adolescents on antidepressants and atypical antipsychotics.
Teri Moser Woo, PhD, CPNP-BC, CNL, FAANP: Professor and Director of Nursing ,Saint Martin's University ; PNP, Pediatric Urgent Care for Woodcreek Pediatrics, Puyallup, Wash.
Dr. Woo has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
- 0.75 Contact hours