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John Preston Psy.D

Psychopharmacology Update For Experienced Therapists

6.0 CE Hours Available

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Description

This seminar addresses: suicidality with antidepressants, childhood-onset bipolar disorder, new bipolar medications, empirically-derived treatment guidelines for ADHD, experimental treatments for PTSD, and new studies on over-thecounter products.

Objectives

Participants will learn
  • Better diagnostic skills
  • New approaches to specific medication treatments
  • Limitations of pharmacologic treatments
  • Integrated approaches (combined use of medications and psychotherapy)
  • The use of over-the-counter products and their limitations

Topics Covered

Basic consideration
  • Limitations of pharmacologic treatment
  • Legal and ethical considerations
  • Factors that interfere with pharmacologic treatment outcomes
  • Treatment guidelines: evidence-based medicine
Major Depression
  • New treatment guidelines
  • Strategies for treatment-resistant cases
  • Controversies: e.g. increased suicidality in adolescents treated with antidepressants; overthe-counter products; experimental treatments
  • Combining drug treatments and psychotherapy
Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
  • Changes in diagnostic criteria
  • Treatment guidelines
  • Guidelines for children
  • Specific psychotherapy treatment approaches
Controversies
  • PTSD - experimental treatments
  • Autism spectrum disorders - experimental treatments
  • Over-the-counter products for mood disorders
  • Other experimental treatments

All Programs Include Handouts and One Paid CE Test

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Extra Test (6 CE Credits)
Extra Test (6 CE Credits)
 $45.00  $36.00 

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  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an AOTA (The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.) Approved Provider of Continuing Education (Provider # 5180). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. J&K Seminars, LLC maintains responsibility for our programs and contents.
  • J&K Seminars, LLC, provider #1080, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org , (through the Approved Continuing Education ACE) program. J&K Seminars, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 01/27/2015 01/27/2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.
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  • J&K Seminars, LLChas been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5599. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. J&K Seminars is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an NAADAC Approved Education Provider #757
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is a registered social worker continuing education sponsor for Illinois social workers (Lic # 159.000833)
  • Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners
  • State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation J&K Seminars, LLC is a Registered Social Worker Continuing Education Sponsor License # 159-000833, and Marriage and Family Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor License # 168-000195
  • J & K Seminars, LLC, SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Social Workers #SW-0174.
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #MFT-0041
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Mental Health Counselors. #MHC-0077
  • Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB) for D&A professionals (ICRC/AODA) # 271
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education Act 48 approved
  • All programs have been approved by the Pennsylvania Board of Social Workers, Professional Counselors, and Marriage and Family Therapists
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the PA State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the Texas Board of Examiners of Marriage & Family Therapists Provider Number # 483
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors#1835