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Psychopharmacology : What You Need to Know Today About Psychiatric Medications

HILTON SCRANTON & CONFERENCE CENTER | Scranton, USA
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Title: Psychopharmacology : What You Need to Know Today About Psychiatric Medications
Specialty: Psychiatry
Dates: From Jun, 22, 2018 to Jun, 22, 2018
Location: Scranton, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 199 to 219 USD
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Credits listed below are for full attendance at the live event only. Certificates of Completion are distributed at the conclusion of the live seminar for those who register prior to the event date and attend the full day. A letter of attendance will be issued to participants who register at the event, arrive late, or leave early. For those who registered day of (walk-ins), and are in full attendance, a certificate of completion for full CE credit will be sent within 30 days following the event. For those in partial attendance (arrived late or left early), an adjusted certificate of completion reflecting partial credit will be issued within 30 days (if your board allows). Please see “live seminar schedule” for full attendance start and end times. NOTE: Boards do not allow credit for breaks or lunch. 


If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, or questions on home study credit availability, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event. 


Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.


PESI, Inc. offers continuing education programs and products under the brand names PESI, PESI Healthcare, PESI Rehab and Psychotherapy Networker.

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Most Up-To-Date Psychotropic Medication Info – Guaranteed!


Demands on mental health professionals to expand their knowledge of psychotropic meds are like never before … not only do you need to be on top of the latest developments and what is on the horizon, but you also have to take that information, and use it most effectively for your client. 

Proven methods to improve clients’ understanding of their mental illness, and how medication aids recovery

Identifying treatment concerns with inappropriate, inadequate doses of medication

Tools to help clients manage unpleasant side effects

Strategies to improve client adherence to medications

Depression, bipolar, anxiety, schizophrenia, ADHD – the latest trends in medication management


Evaluate the clinical uses of the five major psychotropic medication classes – the antidepressants, mood stabilizers, anti-anxiety agents, antipsychotics and psychostimulants – how they work and their common side effects.

Breakdown the potential benefits and risks of using psychotropic medication for a wide array of conditions and patients.

Explore the wide array of mental health disorders for which medications are frequently prescribed.

Determine what’s coming next as well as emerging and innovative trends in psychopharmacology.

Implement effective methods for collaborating with clients, families and prescribers.

Communicate the ethical and legal issues in discussing medications with clients.

Speakers/Faculty:

Tom Smith, P.D., LMHC, NCP, FAPA, BCCP, is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, a Doctor of Pharmacy, is a Board Certified Clinical Counselor, holds Fellow status in both the American Psychotherapy Association and the American Society of Consulting Pharmacists, as well as Diplomate Status in the American Psychotherapy Association.


Tom has spoken on Bipolar Disorder, the DSM-5®, and psychopharmacology throughout the United States, and has had Adjunct Associate Professor Academic Appointments at the Butler University School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and the Saint Louis University School of Graduate Nursing, as well as having been Faculty at the University of Phoenix.


Tom is internationally published on the topic of Aromatherapy, and has just completed his book on Psychopharmacology. He maintains an active private practice in Martinsville, Indiana, where he works with clients of all ages. 

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