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Brief Psychotic Disorder

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About the Course:

Brief Psychotic Disorder is an EMedicine article that suggests psychodynamic theories are the reason that psychotic symptoms occur. The article also touches on the characteristic symptoms of brief psychotic disorder and lists several types of medications that could be beneficial to a person suffering from the disorder.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Brief Psychotic Disorder created by Mohammed Memon, M.D. and Michael Larson, D.O.

Journal/Publisher:

EMedicine

Publication Date:

January 19, 2007

Course Material Authors

Mohammed Memon, M.D.

Mohammed Memon, M.D., is the Medical Director of Geriatric Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry at Spartanburg Regional Hospital System.

Michael Larson, D.O.

Michael Larson, D.O., is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Harvard University.

Course Creator

Max Schwanekamp

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about brief psychotic disorder. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Describe why psychotic symptoms occur.

  2. Explain the characteristic symptoms of brief psychotic disorder.

  3. Identify the medications that are suggested to be beneficial for psychotic episodes.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

1 CE credit hour

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American Psychological Association (APA)

1 CE credit hour

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Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

1 CE credit hour

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

1 CE credit hour

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1 CPD hour

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Course Number 101307
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.38 out of 5
401 members have taken this course

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