Target Audience

This activity is intended for pediatric, general, and geriatric psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and other mental health professionals engaged in the care of patients with psychiatric and mood disorders.

Learning Objectives
  • Discuss current definitions, criteria, and recent guidelines for treatment resistance in various psychiatric disorders
  • Distinguish between pseudo-resistance, primary and secondary treatment resistance
  • Identify evidence-based strategies to accurately assess treatment resistance among diverse patients with psychiatric disorders and those with comorbidities
  • Evaluate current and novel pharmacological treatment options for treatment-resistant psychiatric disorders, including combination therapies
  • Review available and emerging non-pharmacologic treatment options for treatment-resistant psychiatric disorders
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Accreditation Statements
Physician Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Cincinnati and Global Academy for Medical Education. The University of Cincinnati is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physician Credit Designation

The University of Cincinnati designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Maintenance of Certification

ABPN Diplomates may select any CME activity relevant to their practice to count towards ABPN MOC requirements.

Jointly Accredited Provider

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Academy for Medical Education. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Continuing Nursing Education

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 13.25 contact hours. Pharmacotherapy contact hours for Advance Practice Registered Nurses will be determined and indicated on your certificate.

Continuing Pharmacy Education

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 13.25 contact hours (1.50 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

Physician Assistants Credit Designation

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA.  The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.  The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners.  Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.