University of Wisconsin–Madison

Mental Health Pharmacotherapy

2019 Fall Distance Learning Experience

Millions of Americans live with various types of mental illness and mental health problems. 

The goal of this Fall Distance Learning Experience is to provide updates on the pharmacotherapy of psychiatric drugs for a variety of conditions.

Developed & Conducted by the Division of Pharmacy Professional Development, School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Registration Information

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Refund Policy

Course date:Sep 10, 2019 - Sep 10, 2022
Location:
Course fee:

$200

$150 UW Clinical Instructors & Retired Pharmacists:

Clinical instructors for selected UW School of Pharmacy experiential programs (e.g., 740, 741 & 760), who provide at least six lecture/discussion hours for SOP courses and retired pharmacists.

Course Objectives

Goals and Objectives (Each lecture will have its own complete set of goals and objectives)

At the end of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Explain risk factors and warning signs for suicide;
  • Discuss the complications of a busy schedule, use of electronics, and problems related to sleep medications;
  • Discuss challenges with defining “treatment resistant depression”;
  • Compare and contrast antidepressant medications with regards to their safety in pregnancy;
  • Identify diagnoses/symptoms in the pediatric population that may lead a prescriber to consider an antipsychotic;
  • Describe communication strategies employed by the interprofessional team to advance psychiatric care and;
  • Describe the impact of stigma on health outcomes

Course Outline

 

Lecture 1

Treatment Resistant Depression
Presenter: Casey Gallimore, PharmD, Associate Professor (CHS), UW-Madison, School of Pharmacy

Lecture 2

Antipsychotics in the Pediatric Population
Presenter: Jennifer Brandt, CPNP, PMHNP-BC, Group Health Cooperative

Lecture 3

Sleep and Mental Health
Presenter: Jennifer Fiegel-Newlon, DNP, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC, APNP, Clinical Assistant Professor, UW-Madison-School of Nursing

Lecture 4

Stigma and Mental Health
Presenter: Rachel Edwards, RN-BC MSN, Nurse Manager, Behavioral Health, UW-Health

Lecture 5

Psychiatric Pharmacotherapies and Pregnancy
Presenter: Ann Ebert, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist for Perinatology, UnityPoint Health-Meriter and Clinical Assistant Professor, UW-Madison School of Pharmacy

Lecture 6

Lifestyle Choices and Mental Health
Presenter: Catie Beck, MSW, APSW, Access Community Health

Lecture 7

Alcohol and Other Drugs of Abuse and Mental Health
Presenter: Michael M. Miller, MD, FASAM, FAPA, Medical Director, Herrington Recovery Center, Rogers Memorial Hospital

Lecture 8

Suicide Prevention
Presenter: Andrea Bailey, LCSW, Lead Suicide Prevention Coordinator, William S. Middleton VA Hospital

Instructors

Andrea Bailey, LCSW, Lead Suicide Prevention Coordinator, William S. Middleton VA Hospital, Madison, WI

Catie Beck, MSW, APSW, Access Community Health, Madison, WI

Jennifer Brandt, CPNP, PMHNP-BC, Group Health Cooperative, Madison, WI

Ann Ebert, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist for Perinatology, UnityPoint Health-Meriter and Clinical Assistant Professor, UW-Madison School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI

Rachel Edwards, RN-BC MSN, Nurse Manager, Behavioral Health, UW-Health, Madison, WI

Jennifer Fiegel-Newlon, DNP, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC, APNP, Clinical Assistant Professor, UW-Madison-School of Nursing, Madison, WI

Casey Gallimore, PharmD, Associate Professor (CHS), UW-Madison, School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI

Michael M. Miller, MD, FASAM, FAPA, Medical Director, Herrington Recovery Center, Rogers Memorial Hospital, Oconomowoc, WI

Planning Committee

Gina Bryan, DNP, RN, Clinical Professor, Psychiatric-Mental Health Certificate Coordinator, UW-Madison, School of Nursing, Madison, WI
Eric Buxton, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor, Division Chair, Division of Pharmacy Professional Development, UW-Madison School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI
Casey Gallimore, PharmD, Associate Professor (CHS), UW-Madison School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI

Policy on Faculty and Sponsor Disclosure

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin – Madison ICEP that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Detailed disclosures will be made in the activity handout materials.

CE Credit

ICEP LogoAccreditation Statements

In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

The University of Wisconsin-Madison ICEP designates this enduring knowledge-based activity for 12 hours (1.2 CEUs) of CPE credit. Credit can be earned by successfully completing the assessment (70% or better score) and evaluation. Credit will be provided to NABP CPE Monitor within 60 days after the activity completion. There will be no partial credit awarded for partial completion.

Enduring (home study): JA0000358-0000-19-072-H01-P

Release Date: 09/10/2019 Expiration Date: 9/10/2022

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & Iowa Board of Nursing

The University of Wisconsin-Madison ICEP designates this enduring study activity for a maximum of 12 ANCC contact hours. (ANCC pharmacotherapeutic contact hours will be calculated and awarded as appropriate to meet the needs of advanced practice nurses.) The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 1.2 CEUs or 12 hours.

Program Coordinator

Eric Buxton, PhD

Division of Pharmacy Professional Development
777 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 262-2431 FAX
(608) 265-2259
eric.buxton@wisc.edu