Buffalo Training Details

New Medications: Staying Current in Psychopharmacology Treatments for Mental Health Disorders

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Date/Time: Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: UB, Center for Tomorrow, Flint Rd. and Maple Rd., Amherst, NY
Hours: 6.0
CEUs: 6.0
Cost: $135.00
Lunch Included: Yes

Presenter

Dr. Eileen Trigoboff

Degrees:
RN, PMHCNS-BC, DNS, DABFN

Bio:
Dr. Eileen Trigoboff, RN, PMHCNS-BC, DNS, DABFN is a Clinical Nurse Specialist with a Doctorate in Nursing Science specializing in psychiatry and psychopharmacology; private practice clinician, consultant, quadruple Board Certified, trainer and author of numerous books and journal publications; Director of Program Evaluation at Buffalo Psychiatric Center; Buffalo, New York.

Description

Overview:
Early bird price is $135 by October 22; $150 after October 22nd.

This training is for new, as well as experienced, staff who need current information about new medications being prescribed for adults and children with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. Whether working with a client who has already been prescribed a medication, or advocating for someone who needs a medication or a medication change, understanding the latest developments in psychopharmacology is essential. The use of newer medications Relprevv, Rexulti, Vraylar, and Viibryd and new information about clinical standards such as clozapine are just a few of the medications that will be discussed. Marketed medications and investigational compounds with promise will be explored. Content will include the use and main effects of current medication protocols in treatment of mental health disorders as well as the latest research contributing to the clinical application of these medications.

Learning Objectives:
• Describe the overall classes of psychiatric medications currently marketed;
• Discuss clinical uses of the medications; potential problems with these medications as treatment;
• Identify specified effects/side effects of these medications in clinical practice.

Research: Content is based on the current research contributing to the clinical application of these medications.

Content level: beginning and intermediate

Target Audience: social workers and other human service professionals who need information on current psychopharmacology

CEUs:

New York Social Workers: University at Buffalo School of Social Work Office of Continuing Education 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 #0001. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance. 6 live in-person contact hours are approved.

New York Mental Health Counselors: University at Buffalo School of Social Work Office of Continuing Education 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-0008. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance. 6 live in-person contact hours are approved.

New York Creative Arts Therapists: University at Buffalo School of Social Work Office of Continuing Education 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 creative arts therapists. #CAT-0003. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance. 6 live in-person contact hours are approved.

New York Marriage and Family Therapists: University at Buffalo School of Social Work Office of Continuing Education 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 therapists. #MFT-0007. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance. 6 live in-person contact hours are approved.

NYS OASAS Provider #0045: 6 hours approved for CPP & CPS Initial hours, Section 1; CASAC, CPP & CPS Renewal hours.

ADA Accommodations: If you require any support for your ADA needs in the United States, please contact us by email at least 3 weeks prior to the event by email at sw-ce@buffalo.edu or by phone at 716-829-5841.

Customer Service: We are happy to respond to any concerns or questions you may have. Please contact us at by email at sw-ce@buffalo.edu or by phone at 716-829-5841.