Improved Techniques for Schizophrenia Treatment: A Focus on Side Effect and Comorbidity Management

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Support Website
https://www.naccme.com/
Cost Range
FREE
This educational activity is supported by independent educational grants from Alkermes, Inc. and Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. and Lundbeck.

Host And Instructor

Host
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Learning Network
Instructor
Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH
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Credits

C.E. Credit for American Psychological Association: 0.75
Specialization: Psychologists
As a jointly accredited organization, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NACCME maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded. Full attendance is required for all CE activities.
Contact Hours: 0.75
C.E. Credit: 0.75 [pending]
NACCME is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. NACCME maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 0.75 Intermediate continuing education credits.

Training Overview Description

We are excited to announce this new webcast on improved techniques for the management of patients with schizophrenia.
This accredited, on-demand activity explores both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic tactics for enhanced treatment adherence, including the successful management of side effects and comorbidities for improved patient quality of life.

Event-specific Details

INTENDED LEARNERS
This activity is intended for psychiatrists, primary care physicians, psychologists, physician assistants, psychiatric nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with mental health disorders.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Review the mechanisms of action and risk/safety profiles of novel and emerging agents and formulations for the treatment of schizophrenia
  • Explore both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic tactics for enhanced treatment adherence, including the successful management of side effects and comorbidities for improved patient quality of life
  • Integrate patient-centered communication methods such as shared decision making and motivational interviewing into real-world treatment plans for patients with schizophrenia

ACCREDITATION INFORMATION
In support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

CME
Physicians
NACCME designates this internet live activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants
NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. This internet lactivity is designated for 0.75 AAPA Category 1 credit(s). PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE
This continuing nursing education internet live activity awards 0.75 contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255, for 0.75 contact hours.

CE INFORMATION
Psychologists
As a jointly accredited organization, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NACCME maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded. Full attendance is required for all CE activities.

Instructional Level: Advanced

SOCIAL WORKERS (ASWB ACE)
NACCME is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. NACCME maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 0.75 Intermediate continuing education credits.

For questions regarding this educational activity, please call 609-371-1137.

Registration Information

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for Improved Techniques for Schizophrenia Treatment: A Focus on Side Effect and Comorbidity Management

This on-line training can be completed anytime before 10/15/2021