- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 52
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1Pharmacological Treatments for Mental Illnesses
Course SummaryIn this course, you'll find short lessons and quizzes that cover topics related to mental health and pharmacology. Work through the course at your own pace to study for exams, get extra homework help, catch up in class and bring up your grades.
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About This Course
This Pharmacology & Mental Health course provides expert instruction on common and alternative metal health medications. As you progress through the course's chapters, you'll become familiar with the uses of antidepressants, benzodiazepine drugs, lorazepam and much more. The course can be completed at your own pace, and each lesson is taught in a simple and concise manner. Take the included lesson quizzes and chapter exams to solidify your understanding of these mental health medications. Our instructors are also available to answer any questions you may have.
This course can benefit students, independent learners, teachers and professionals.
- Students can use the course as a convenient test preparation resource, tutoring solution, homework help tool or textbook supplement.
- Healthcare professionals who want to gain additional skills and knowledge can study this course whenever they have free time.
- Teachers who teach pharmacology can easily integrate the course's lessons and quizzes into their curricula.
- Casual learners can review mental health pharmacology at home, at work or in virtually any location that has an Internet connection.
- Medications for mental health
- Benzodiazepine drugs
- Lorazepam administration
- Alternative mental health medicines
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