An Update on Psychiatric Medications in Pediatrics

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Presenter:  Claire Herbst, PharmD, BCPS


Target Audience: RNs: Pediatric Nurses in all practice settings

Description: There has been a significant increase in behavioral and mental health diagnosis in the adolescent population. There has also been an increase in the number of medications being prescribed. It is important for clinicians to understand the diagnosis and medications

Outcome: The clinicians will have an understanding of the pharmacological options that can be used for the adolescent behavioral and mental health patient based upon the knowledge gained.

Continuing Education: Society of Pediatric Nurses is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

Successful completion:
1. View recorded webinar
2. Complete on-line course evaluation and attestation of completion

Worth 1.0 Contact Hour and 1.0 Pharmacotherapeutic Contact Hour

Conflict of Interest:
The planners and faculty for this activity report no conflict of interest with a commercial interest the development and presentation of this course.

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