Psychopharmacology for School NursesOverview:
Cost: $ 20.00
Contact Hours 1.5
After watching this program, the participant will be able to
- Be able to identify 3 specific neurotransmitter targets for psychotropic medications (serotonin, dopamine, norepinephrine)
- Be able to describe the purpose, anticipated response, and potential side effects for 3 specific classes of psychotropic (stimulants, antidepressants, and antipsychotics/mood stabilizers)
- Increase confidence in their ability to monitor students taking psychiatric medications for potential side effects
The planners of this educational activity have no conflict of interest to declare. The speakers have no conflict of interest to declare unless otherwise indicated prior to their presentations.
Continuing Education Information:
Northeastern University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurse Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Provider Number 2019U0003
Participants successfully completing this program will receive a statement of credit for contact hours. Statements of Credit may be printed on-line after successful completion of the learning assessment.