Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102770
About the Course:
This webinar presents the criteria for Depressive Disorders as described in the DSM-V and discusses the appropriate medications to be used when treating each type of anxiety disorder. The presentation includes discussions of the pros and cons of each medication class as well as appropriate prescribing doses.
This course is based on the recorded webinar, Pharmacology and Depression created by Abimbola Farinde, PhD, PharmD, LCDC, LPC in 2020.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge. This content is at a beginning level.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Discuss the definition of what is currently classified as clinical depression
- Analyze background information and proposed pathophysiology of depression
- Assess and select from the available treatment options for depression treatment (pharmacological and non-pharmacological) interventions
- Discuss some of the common expectations and provide counseling tips for patients regarding depression treatment
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