Psychopharmacology of ADHD

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 will be awarded 1.0 NAPNAP contact hours, of which 1.0 is pharmacology content/1.0 Psychopharmacology content/1.0 Controlled Substance content.

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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses

Learning Objectives

  1. Differentiate commonly used psychopharmacologic agents for ADHD treatment by efficacy, side effect profile, pediatric FDA approval, and monitoring needs
  2. Develop treatment plans for children/adolescents with simple ADHD
  3. Distinguish side effects of medication used to treat ADHD from evolving/unmasking co-morbid conditions
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
Course opens: 
12/02/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
Cost:
$20.00

Dawn Garzon Maaks, PhD, CPNP-PC, PMHS, FAANP, University of Portland School of Nursing

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/02/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2020

Price

Cost:
$20.00
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