Registration Deadline: November 15, 2021
The Essentials of Schizophrenia course will cover clinically relevant, high-yield information about schizophrenia across the entire course of illness. Specific lectures will include: The Prodrome: Can We Prevent Schizophrenia?, First Episode Schizophrenia, Psychopharmacological Treatment of Schizophrenia and the Role of Psychosocial Treatment in Schizophrenia. By the end of the course, registrants will understand how to recognize and treat schizophrenia, using both psychopharmacology and psychosocial treatments, across the course of illness.
The course includes an array of resources, videos and other materials to enhance the learning experience. All content and assignments can be completed at any time. Weekly call-in times allow faculty to hear and respond to questions directly, and an interactive discussion board lets participants post questions and interact with peers from across the United States and around the world. Plus, the course is accessible via desktop, laptop, smartphone or tablet.
Course materials are available beginning on November 1, 2021 and all online course work must be completed by December 6, 2021.
9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
9.00 Nursing Contact Hours
9.00 Social Workers
9.00 Psychologists CE Credit
Online CBT Course
Psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurse practitioners and trainees who wish to enhance their knowledge about the presentation and management of schizophrenia.
Event Starts: Nov 1, 2021 - 01:00am
Event Ends: Dec 7, 2021 - 12:59am
By the end of this program, participants will be able to:
Identify the various clinical presentations of schizophrenia
Describe the specific treatment goals for each phase of illness of schizophrenia
Prepare the indicated and appropriate antipsychotic treatment for the various stages of illness of schizophrenia
Identify evidence-based psychosocial treatments for individuals with schizophrenia