Psych Regionals: Bipolar Disorder Across the Spectrum: Novel Screening Tools and Treatment Options
Joseph F. Goldberg, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York
Tina Matthews-Hayes, DNP, CRNP, FNP-BP, PMHNP-BC
Western PA Behavioral Health Resources
This session was previously presented at Psych Regionals 2021. If you claimed credit for this session at Psych Regionals, you are not eligable to claim credit for this session again.
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This activity is designed for psychiatrists, primary care physicians, psychologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, psychiatric nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with mental health disorders.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Describe tactics to differentiate and identify various symptom domains in bipolar disorder
- Review the benefits and drawbacks of both traditional and newer screening scales used for bipolar identification
- Analyze treatment targets for current and emerging bipolar medications and their implications for personalized and comprehensive patient care
To be eligible for credit, participants must complete the online activity and the evaluation. Upon completing the activity, there will be instructions on how to complete the evaluation and print a certificate or other documentation of credit.
Release Date: December 1, 2021
Expiration Date: December 31, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 60 minutes
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NACCME would like to thank the following companies who have supported "Bipolar Disorder Across the Spectrum: Novel Screening Tools and Treatment Options" through educational grant support: Alkermes, Inc. and Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc.
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Dr. Goldberg: Consultant—BioXcel, Lundbeck, Medscape, Otsuka, Sage Pharmaceuticals, Sunovion, WebMD; Royalties—American Psychiatric Association Publishing, Inc., Cambridge University Press; Speakers Bureau—Allergan, Intracellular Therapies, Otsuka, Sunovion.
Dr. Matthews-Hayes: Speaker—Allergan, AbbVie, Otsuka, Neurocrine, Myriad Neuroscience/Genesight; Advisory Board/Consultant—Allergan (now AbbVie), Neurocrine; Advisor/Ambassador—Allergan (AbbVie) NP Psych Navigator Website.
William C. Torrey, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Geisel School of Medicine
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Douglas Noordsy, MD
Clinical Professor Director of Lifestyle Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine
Palo Alto, California
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Andrew Penn, RN, MS, NP, CNS, APRN-BC (nurse planner)
Associate Clinical Professor
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Mr. Penn: Grant/Research Support—Usona Institute; Salary—Usona Institute.
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