Psychopharmacology Survey

  Psychopharmacology Survey (Two Semester Units)  $560.00
  Psychopharmacology Survey (Three Semester Units)  $620.00

preston John Preston, Psy.D. is a board certified neuropsychologist, and ABPP in counseling psychology. He is the author or co-auther of twenty books, translated into 14 foreign languages. His "Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists" was the year's number one best seller with the Behavioral Science Book Club.

He has been in clinical practice for 28 years and a workshop presenter for the past 25 years. He has lectured in many locations throughout the North America, as well as in Africa, Europe and Russia.

This two or three-semester unit course satisfies the Psychopharmacology requirement for LPCC and MFT licensure in California. This course is approved by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.  

Psychopharmacology Survey is a comprehensive two or three-semester unit graduate level course, delivered in a self-paced online format and featuring trained Facilitators, fellow mental health professionals, who will greet and orient you when you need it the most -- when you're just getting started. The course includes edited video lectures, organized as a logical progression through the material.

Who is it for?

Psychopharmacology Survey is designed to help psychologists, family therapists, clinical social workers, substance abuse counselors and other mental health professionals develop a working knowledge of pharmacological agents and drug treatment strategies.

Psychopharmacology Survey is a graduate-level academic course which is well-suited and may qualify as an elective class in graduate psychology programs.

Psychopharmacology Survey may also assist psychologists in making an informed decision, as prescribing rules are changing in many States, about proceeding further with Psychopharmacology Certification.


What are the benefits?

1) Preparation for effective collaboration with physicians and psychiatrists in an important area of integrated primary care.

2) Optimal design for learning large amounts of foundational material -- on-demand video organized as mini-lecture segments, and a wide array of review and practice activities.

3) Feedback and informal case consultation from instructor and peers in an integrated social media and e-learning environment.

4) APA-approved sponsor, with a course which meets psychopharmacology requirements for different forms of clinical licensure in many States.

Psychopharmacology Survey:

1. Foundations
2. Depression
3. Bipolar Disorder
4. Anxiety Disorders

5. Other Significant Disorders
6. The Elderly and Later Life
7. Affect Regulation (3 unit only)
8. Neurobiology of Mental States
(3 unit only)
9. Clinical Vignettes (3 unit only)

" ... spaced practice, little and often, to fix in long-term memory."

- implication of the Ebbinghaus Forgetting Curve