The accredited distance learning course you need to be up to date with current medicines and treatments used for Schizophrenia.
Understanding Medicines in Depression & Bipolar Disorder Distance Learning Workbook
The accredited distance learning course you need to be up to date with current medicines and treatments used for Depression and Bipolar Disorder.
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- Course Information
This accredited course is available as an interactive self-study distance learning workbook. On completion of the course, you will be able to:
- Describe what depression and bipolar disorder are
- Understand the symptoms and causes of depression and bipolar disorder
- Understand the treatments for depression and bipolar disorder
- Describe the types of antidepressants, anti-psychotics and mood-stabilising medicines used to treat the conditions
- Describe the side effects with these medicines
All courses include engaging activities, exercises and case studies.
- What is depression?
- Symptoms and causes of depression
- Talking therapies
- Antidepressants-types and side effects
- Serotonin syndrome
- Anti-psychotics –side effects and red flag side effects
- PRN medicines
- What is bipolar disorder?
- Mania and hypomania
- Myths surrounding bipolar disorder
- Treatment of mania
- Mood-stabilising medicines- lithium, valproate, carbamazepine, lamotrigine
- Doses and side effects
This course is:
- Accredited by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society
- Developed by qualified Pharmacist trainers
- Compliant with CQC requirements
- Evidenced by a certificate of successful completion
Distance Learning Workbook£15 per workbook We offer the following discounted prices: £12.50 per workbook for orders of 10 workbook packs or more. £10 per workbook for orders of 100 workbook packs or more. *Prices excluding postage. No VAT charged.
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