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
Diagnosing Dementia-Related Psychosis: Using Tools and Communicating With Patients and Caregivers
What diagnostic criteria and assessment tools would you use for dementia-related psychosis? What strategies may help when discussing psychosis with patients’ family members? Dr Ballard considers these topics in this brief CME activity.
Category
  • Delivery of Care
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Psychotic Disorders
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
How to Assess Tardive Dyskinesia Symptom Improvement With Measurement-Based Care
Measurement-based care has been found to be effective in patients with psychiatric conditions. Learn how to employ MBC for patients with tardive dyskinesia.
Category
  • Delivery of Care
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurology
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
A Multidisciplinary Approach for Addressing Challenges in Alzheimer's Disease
In a series of brief video segments, experts in neurology, psychiatry, and primary care discuss the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
Category
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Delivery of Care
  • Dementia
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Patient/Physician Communication
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
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
A Patient-Centered Approach to Opioid Use Disorders
Explore the neurobiological, psychological, psychosocial, and cultural determinants of opioid use disorder, and review approaches to integrated, culturally competent care.
Category
  • Cross-Cultural Psychiatry
  • Delivery of Care
  • Substance Use Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Blood Levels to Optimize Antipsychotic Treatment in Clinical Practice: A Joint Consensus Statement of the ASCP and the Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Task Force of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Neuropsychopharmakologie
The quantification of antipsychotic levels in blood, or therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM), could aid clinicians in numerous challenging scenarios. Learn more about using TDM for dosing decisions in this journal CME activity that describes expert consensus.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Delivery of Care
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Effect of Scheduling a Post-Discharge Outpatient Mental Health Appointment on the Likelihood of Successful Transition From Hospital to Community-Based Care
Scheduling an outpatient mental health appointment is a recommended discharge planning practice, but little is known regarding effectiveness. Learn more here.
Category
  • Delivery of Care
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Who Has the Ability to Consent?
Does the capacity to consent vary between medical and psychiatric patients? Are tools needed to assess the patient’s decision-making capacity, or can the provider’s assessment be relied upon? Review the results of a study that sought answers to these questions in this CME journal activity.
Category
  • Delivery of Care
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation