July 29, 2021
Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2019 | Eating Disorders
Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2019
Eating Disorders: The Role of Psychopharmacology
Sarah Golub, MD, MPH
Divisional of Adolescent Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA
For psychiatric nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Recognize the diagnostic criteria for eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder and avoidant restrictive food intake disorder.
- Appreciate the clinical approach to managing eating disorders.
- Discuss the role of psychiatric medications in the management of eating disorders.