Webinar Date: 
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Course CE Credits: 
1 Nursing Contact Hour
Course Format: 
Recorded webinar
Course Learning Objectives: 

After viewing this webinar, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss an overview of antipsychotic medications
  • List inappropriate use of antipsychotic medications in older adults
  • Assess adverse side effects of antipsychotic medications in older adults
  • Apply one strategy for using alternatives to antipsychotic use in older adults

Course Disclaimer: 

The presenter has no conflict of interest. This activity has no commercial support or sponsorship.

The New York University College of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Author: Melodee Harris, PhD, APN, GNP-BC and Wanda Spurlock, DNS, RN-BC, CNE, FNGNA,