What you'll learn

  • Review diagnoses of different anxiety disorders
  • Describe how to initiate treatment with medications and refer for psychotherapy
  • Identify risk management and patient safety issues

Course description

This HMS CME Online course is targeted to primary care and specialty physicians, pharmacists, psychologists, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners.

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Course outline

  • Assessment and Treatment of Anxiety in the Primary Care Setting is organized as follows:

    Anxiety Overview
    Panic Disorder
    Generalized Anxiety Disorder
    Social Anxiety Disorder
    Specific Phobia
    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Related Conditions
    Course Summary

    (Each of the above sections contains subsections on pharmacologic treatment, psychotherapy, and a question-based case study.)

    CME Posttest

Associated Schools

  • Harvard Medical School

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