The workshop will provide training in pharmacological treatments for ADHD. Following the course participants should be able to initiate and optimise treatments for ADHD.
What drugs can be used to treat ADHD
Side effects, adverse effects and drug interactions
Initiation and tittration of drug treatments to provide optimal control of ADHD symptoms
Recognising and monitoring the symptom response and long term outcomes
Psychoeducation related to the pharmacological treatment of ADHD in adults.
A combination of presentations, interactive training, group work and discussion.
Who should attend?
This workshop is aimed at professionals working within adult mental health and specialist services such as forensic and addiction psychiatry. This is relevant to psychiatrists at all stages of training but also other members of the mental health team (including GP's) who are involved in evaluating treatment outcomes and prescribing medication.
The course content has been independently certified as conforming to accepted CPD guidelines.
For any queries please contact [email protected]
This day course is part of a recommended two-day event.
You can read more about the related "Diagnosis and Assessment" course here. Payment can be made for either course date (£375 each), or for both (£660). Please note that we are unable to process refunds less than 6 weeks prior to the event.