Addressing Patients’ Unmet Needs to Improve Outcomes in Schizophrenia
What are some of the challenges you face in overcoming adherence issues and providing patient-centered care for people living with schizophrenia? Drs Harvey and Kane offer evidence and clinical experience on these topics in this journal CME activity.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Delivery of Care
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Side Effects
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Meta-Analysis of the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Adults With Comorbid Severe Mental Illness
For patients who have PTSD and also have a severe mental illness, can psychotherapies for PTSD still be effective? If so, what component might offer greater efficacy?
Category
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Postpartum Depression and Psychosis and Subsequent Severe Mental Illnesses in Mothers and Neurodevelopmental Disorders in Children: A Nationwide Study
Is there an association between postpartum depression or psychosis and subsequent disorders in either the mother or the child who is exposed to postpartum maternal illness?
Category
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Depression
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Women’s Mental Health
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Diagnostic and Treatment Fundamentals for Tardive Dyskinesia
Can you recognize risk factors for tardive dyskinesia? Are you familiar with diagnostic criteria? Do you regularly assess patients for the condition? Are you knowledgeable about using new medications for TD? Experts share best practices for the assessment and treatment of TD.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
How to Evaluate Patients for Tardive Dyskinesia
Although clinicians are pressed for time, diligence in assessing for tardive dyskinesia in patients taking antipsychotics is crucial, especially now that treatment is available. In this brief CME activity, Dr Nierenberg describes the evaluation process. 
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Movement Disorders
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
How to Evaluate Patients and Educate Them About Self-Examinations for Tardive Dyskinesia Between Appointments
In brief videos, Drs McEvoy and Nierenberg discuss symptoms of tardive dyskinesia (TD), how to observe patients (whether in person or via telemedicine), and how to educate patients and families about TD.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Movement Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia: Definition, Predictors, and Therapy Options
Two experts offer a refresher on predictors and identification of treatment-resistant schizophrenia. Drs Correll and Howes also review therapeutic strategies.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Side Effects
  • Treatment Resistance
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Measurement-Based Diagnosis and Treatment for Tardive Dyskinesia
Experts offer a review of the fundamentals of diagnosing and treating tardive dyskinesia.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Lessening the Side Effect Burden to Improve Adherence Among Individuals With Schizophrenia
Patients may be more willing to accept some adverse effects than others. Dr Kane offers advice on addressing side effects that prevent patients from maintaining their medication adherence.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Delivery of Care
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Side Effects
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Patient-Centered Treatment Strategies to Improve Outcomes in Schizophrenia
Can a patient-centered approach to treatment be adopted for patients with schizophrenia? Can these patients take part in shared decision-making? Follow along as Dr Harvey shares his expertise.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Delivery of Care
  • Psychotherapy
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation

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