Approximately every 15 minutes in our country, a person dies from prescription drug overdose, while a child is also born approximately every 30 minutes dependent upon opioids. How did we get to this point? Are we the only country in the world with this problem of epidemic proportion? How do we end this epidemic, or at least, how do we as healthcare professionals contribute to the progress of society in the right direction? In this presentation, we will discuss the history of just how we, as a ...
•Opioid Therapy - Cancer
•Opioid Therapy - CNCP
•Guidelines Canadian 2010- opioid use for pain
•Neuropathic pain guidelines
•Individual Opioids ◦ Oxycodone
•Opioid choices - clinical scenarios
•Pain processing disorders- fibromyalgia, etc.
•Non-drug approaches to pain
•Psychiatric correlates to chronic pain
•Pain Assessment and o...
Therapy Tidbits – September/October 2017 is a 1-hour online continuing education (CE) course comprised of select articles from the September/October 2017 issue of The National Psychologist, a private, independent bi-monthly newspaper intended to keep mental health professionals informed about practice issues. The articles included in this course are:
Practical Benefits Debatable for Geropsychology Specialty — Generalist vs specialist? This article examines which option may be a more se...