This lecture, recorded during the 2022 APEA Review Course & Clinical Update, educates NPs about some of the most common mood disorders that present in primary care settings. The content reflects evidence-based guidelines and focuses on the most important steps in patient diagnosis and management.
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Video: Video format requires Google Chrome; each video purchase can be viewed three times within 6 months of purchase. Rewind and fast forward not available.
Audio: Each audio purchase is accessible for 1 year from the date of purchase.
Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Discuss the etiology and prevalence of common mood disorders including depression, anxiety, posttraumatic stress disorder, and bipolar disorder.
- State the common symptoms and assessment findings associated with depression, anxiety, posttraumatic stress disorder, and bipolar disorder.
- Describe the appropriate pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic approaches to patients with depression, anxiety, posttraumatic stress disorder, or bipolar disorder.
This activity is approved for .75 contact hour(s) (which includes .75 hour(s) of pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE
45 minutes plus posttest
February 2022; Reviewed and renewed February 2023
Advanced Practice Education Associates (APEA) is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 100820. This activity is approved for .75 contact hour(s) (which includes .75 hour(s) of pharmacology). Program ID #2022-02-05P, 2022-02-28P.
This course is taught by Amelie Hollier, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, a nationally certified family nurse practitioner who is one of the most dynamic and sought after speakers in the healthcare industry. She is the president and CEO of APEA.