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26th Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update 2014 • Social Work/Counselor


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Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update Registration

The University of Texas College of Pharmacy welcomes you to the 2014 Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update CE event, taking place at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Austin, Texas on October 23-24. The Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update traditionally provides 15 hours of CEU's on current treads in mental illness treatment for pharmacists, physicians, psychiatrists, psychologists, advance practice nurses, counselors, and social workers.

Hotel Reservations:  See Location website for more information:  http://www.utexas.edu/pharmacy/ce/conferences/psych/location.html

Date: Oct 23, 2014 07:00 AM - Oct 24, 2014 05:30 AM

Fee

$375.00

CE Hours

15.00

CE Units

1.500

Registration closes on Oct 27, 2014 11:59 PM

Target Audience(s)

  • Nurses

Requirements for CE Credit

SW/Counselor

Continuing education credit will be provided for this event.
(Per The University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work)

 

Registration closes on Oct 27, 2014 at 11:59 PM

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe the pharmacology, adverse effects, drug interactions, therapeutic uses, and dosing of selected psychiatric drugs recently marketed as well as drugs approaching the market.
  • List key trends in new drug development.
Date: 10/23/14
Time: 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe current trends for treatment of non-combative PTSD.
  • Examine the differences between combative and non-combative treatment regiments for PTSD.
Date: 10/23/14
Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe potential functional gains demonstrated by atypical antipsychotics.
  • Cite evidence supporting the cognitive benefits of antipsychotics.
  • Describe data summarizing current trends in treatment for schizophrenia.
  • Describe current data in relation to the use of clozapine.
  • Explain alternative treatments of schizophrenia.
  • Describe cognitive therapy approaches in relation to pharmacotherapy treatments.
Date: 10/23/14
Time: 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

2.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe the effect of genetics on psychotropic disposition and response.
  • Identify cultural factors that influence medication use.
  • Discuss the scope of cultural and diversity competency.
Date: 10/23/14
Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe data/trends in surge of autism diagnosis in TX/US.
  • Discuss pharmacotherapy treatments
  • Discuss the scope of cultural and diversity competency.
Date: 10/23/14
Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Date: 10/23/14
Time: 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Discuss pharmacotherapy and other treatment trends for personality disorders.
Date: 10/23/14
Time: 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Date: 10/23/14
Time: 04:15 PM - 05:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration closes on Oct 27, 2014 at 11:59 PM

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe the trends of patients moving from prescription drug misuse to illegal substances / heroin abuse
  • Discuss treatment options for heroine addiction.
  • Discuss ethical issues in legalizing medical marijuana.
Date: 10/24/14
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe the trends of patients moving from prescription drug muses to illegal substance / heroin use.
  • Discuss treatment options for heroin addiction.
  • Discuss ethical dilemmas practitioners face when a patient stops use of prescription pills for illegal substances
Date: 10/24/14
Time: 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe trends resulting in additions to prescription drugs. Discuss methods to avoid addiction. Discuss treatment methods to end addiction.
Date: 10/24/14
Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Date: 10/24/14
Time: 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe a patient-centered, team approach to mental health care in primary care.
  • Design an evidence-based medication regimen that fits the individual patient's needs.
  • Evaluate the medication regimen to ensure that it is appropriate, effective, safe, and conveninet.
Date: 10/24/14
Time: 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe recent changes and trends in the treatment of dementia
  • Describe side effects, Black Box Warnings, and other risks associated with antipsychotic therapy.
  • Discuss alternatives to antipsychotic therapy.
  • Antidepressants in bipolar depression or Ketamine in Depression
Date: 10/24/14
Time: 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Date: 10/24/14
Time: 03:30 PM - 03:45 PM
Registration Closed