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Anxiety Disorders and the Medications That Treat Them

About the Course:

This webinar presents the criteria for Anxiety Disorders as described in the DSM-V and discusses the appropriate medications to be used when treating each type of anxiety disorder. The presentation includes discussions of the pros and cons of each medication class as well as appropriate prescribing doses.

This course is based on the , Anxiety Disorders and the Medications That Treat Them created by Abimbola Farinde, PhD, PharmD, LCDC, LPC in 2019.

Publication Date:

2019

Course Material Author

Abimbola Farinde, PhD, PharmD, LCDC, LPC

Dr. Farinde is a professor at Columbia State University and has published multiple articles about psychopharmacotherapy. Dr. Farinde has worked as a clinical specialist for the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center in Fort Hood. As a devoted clinical pharmacy specialist and addictions counselor who excels in all clinical environments, she has worked with active duty soldiers with dual diagnoses of a traumatic brain injury and a psychiatric disorder providing medication therapy management and disease state management. Dr. Farinde has also worked with mentally impaired and developmentally disabled individuals at a state supported living center. The breadth of her clinical practice allows her to bring a unique perspective to her educational material. In 2021, Dr. Farinde was awarded the Davida Coady Gorham Medical Professional of the Year award.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Describe the pathophysiology of anxiety disorders

  2. List the DSM-V criteria for identified anxiety disorders

  3. Identify the pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions that are available for the management and treatment of an anxiety disorder

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Course Number 102610
1 credit hour
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