Description

Learning ObjectivesTo be aware of the issues of drug treatments and the developing brainTo be updated on recent advances in the drug treatment of psychoses in children and adolescentsTo be aware of the advances in understanding the neurobiology of depression in young people and the role of SSRIs and other new antidepressantsTo be updated on the use of drugs in the treatment of Tourette’s syndrome and OCD in children and adolescentsTo have the opportunity to raise questions with a panel of expertsTo have the opportunity to join practical workshops on prescribingTo learn how to critically appraise the evidence for drug treatments in children and adolescentsThis module is eligible for 10 CPD hours which are subject to peer group review.