Psychotropic Medication: Medication Information and Best Practices
Date(s) - 10/08/2020
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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With the use of psychotropic medications in community settings, we all participate in the responsibility of managing the symptoms of mental illness and brain injury. How well the symptoms are managed greatly affects the quality of life for the people we serve.
Through lecture, videos and discussion this course presents general classification information, indications for use, mechanisms of action, side effects, and precautions when administering these medications: