(2 DAY WEBINAR) Psychopharmacology for Drug & Alcohol Treatment Providers

CE Type:APACPRPIACETSW

# of CE's: Certificate of Attendance only

CE Type: SW, IACET, APA, CPRP                # of CE's: 3.0 CE's      0.3 IACET CE's

 

About This Course

Co-occurring disorders are common in both mental health and substance use treatment settings. The use of psychotropic medication can be an important component of a treatment plan. Treatment providers with an understanding of psychopharmacology and its role in the treatment of mental health disorder will be better able to assist their clients in their path to recovery. This presentation will approach psychopharmacology from a disorder standpoint discussing classes of psychotropic agents, their uses, side effects, and aspects related to their use in individuals with co-occurring disorders. The presentation will use cases to discuss the major classes of psychotropics. It will be an interactive session encouraging participant participation. Topics will include general principles of psychopharmacology, depressive disorders, anxiety disorder, psychotic disorders, and mood disorders.

 

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Describe the process for selecting a psychotropic agent.
  2. List the psychotropic agents used to treat major psychiatric diagnoses.
  3. List three important considerations when considering psychotropic medication to treat psychiatric symptoms in individuals with co-occurring disorders.

 

Intended Audience: 

Behavioral health staff working in the drug and alcohol field.

 

Instructional Level: 

Introductroy

 

Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend the entire session, participate in all activities, and submit an evaluation within the 7 days of training to receive credits and a certificate. All certificates of attendance will be received through the DBHIDS Learning Hub. Once you have completed your evaluation you will have access to your Certificate of Attendance through your DBHIDS Learning Hub Account.

 

Credit Statements:

BHTEN is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. 
As an IACET Accredited Provider, BHTEN offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.  BHTEN is authorized by IACET to offer CEUs for this program.
(0.3 CEU = 3.0 Training Hours)

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3.0 CE credit hours for Psychologists awarded.  BHTEN is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  BHTEN maintains responsibility for this program and its content

 

Behavioral Health Training and Education Network BHTEN, #1779, is approved as an ACE provider to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Regulatory boards have the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. ACE provider approval period: 9/22/22-9/22/25. Social workers completing this course receive 3.0 General continuing education credits.

 

The Behavioral Health Training & Education Network (BHTEN), provider #4158280, is approved by Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association (PRA) to provide continuing education to Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioners (CPRPs) and CPRP candidates.

This activity is approved for a maximum of 3.0 contact hours of continuing education in psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery in the following CPRP Focus Domain(s): ## - DOMAIN TITLE.  CPRPs and CPRP candidates should only claim credit commensurate with their participation in the activity

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Course Instructors

April 27, 2022

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.

October 19, 2022

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.

October 20, 2022

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.

May 16, 2023

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.

May 17, 2023

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.

September 26, 2023

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.

September 27, 2023

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.

April 15, 2024

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.

April 16, 2024

Pete DeMaria, Jr.

 Coordinator of Psychiatric Services

Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University

M.D., FASAM, DFAPA

Dr. DeMaria is the coordinator of psychiatric services of the Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University in Philadelphia, and clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Prior to coming to Temple, he was the medical director of the Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program of Thomas Jefferson University and an associate professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Jefferson Medical College (now the Sidney Kimmel Medical School). He also served as psychiatric consultant at Jefferson’s Family Center Program, a program for addicted pregnant and parenting women. Board certified in general psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and addiction medicine, Dr. DeMaria is a fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). He is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In October 2001, he received the Nyswander- Dole Award from the American Methadone Treatment Association (now the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence) for his outstanding service in the methadone treatment field.