Description: This course presents an overview of the disease of schizophrenia and discusses the development and course of the disease. It presents information on co-occurring disorders. It provides an understanding of medications that are useful in managing the disease as well as psychosocial treatments that are effective in the treatment. Course Objectives: 1. Identify the symptoms of schizophrenia. 2. Understand co-existing problems (such as suicide and substance abuse). 3. Identify effective medications used to treat schizophrenia. 4. Identify effective psychosocial treatments for schizophrenia.
Hours: 1
Fees: $3.00