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Assessment and Intervention
Describing the range of behaviors and symptoms that should be taken into consideration when assessing for mental illnesses, this program explains the need for multiple indicators and persistence of indicative…
Antipsychotic Agents
Discussing theories on the causes of schizophrenia and examining signs and symptoms of the disease, this program differentiates between schizophrenia and schizoactive disorders, explores issues of assessment, differentiates between first-…
Mood Stabilizing Agents
This program looks at the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder and differentiates between bipolar 1 and bipolar 2. It considers the types of medications used to treat bipolar disorder,…
Antidepressant Agents
Looking at the signs and symptoms of depression and its potential pathophysiology, examines when to use the different classes of antidepressant medications: tricyclics, MAOIs, SSRIs, and multipe-mechanism antidepressants. It also…
Antianxiety Agents
This program discusses the signs and symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, phobic disorders, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. It discusses the classes of medicines used to treat each disorder, possible…

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