Practical Clinical Psychopharmacology: From A to Z (Adderall to Caffeine to Zoloft) PSYCH 1100

Course Description

Get a comprehensive overview of the pharmacological properties and behavioral effects of all classes of psychiatric medications and other psychotropic drugs.Review the pharmacologic and behavioral aspects of medications used in the treatment of depression, psychosis, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders and other psychiatric conditions. You also review the categories of drugs having potential for abuse, such as stimulants, depressants, analgesics, marijuana, psychedelics and dissociative anesthetics. Gain a comprehensive understanding of these drugs’ history, pharmacology and behavioral effects.

Accrediting Associations

American Psychological Association (APA) 7.0 hours
California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) 7.0 hours
California Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC) 7.0 hours

Applies Toward the Following Certificate(s) and Program(s)


No sections of this course are available for registration.