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Too Much or Too Little: Sleep Issues and How to Treat Them
Thomas L Schwartz, MD

There is significant under-recognition, delay to diagnosis, and undertreatment of sleep-wake disorders, including both insomnia and disorders associated with hypersomnia/excessive sleepiness. In this presentation, Dr. Thomas Schwartz discusses the evidence-based screening and treatment strategies for insomnia and idiopathic hypersomnia.

CME credit: 0.75

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Titration Negotiation: Switching Antipsychotics in People With Schizophrenia
Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH

In this presentation, Dr. Leslie Citrome provides evidence-based and patient-centered guidance for determining (1) whether switching is the right choice for the patient and (2) how to implement a successful switching strategy.

CME credit: 1.00

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Jeopardy! Long-Acting Injectables
Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH; Andrew J Cutler, MD; Jonathan M Meyer, MD; Stephen M Stahl, MD, PhD, DSc (Hon)

This...Is...Jeopardy! Dr. Stahl hosts while some of our favorite faculty compete to see who has the most knowledge—and the fastest buzzer skills—when it comes to long-acting injectable antipsychotics. Who will be the champion? Tune in to find out!

CME credit: 0.50

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Make New Friends, But Keep the Old: Optimizing Antipsychotic Treatments for Schizophrenia
Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH

There are many medications, both old and new, that may be used to effectively treat schizophrenia. In this presentation, Dr. Leslie Citrome reviews the efficacy and tolerability data pertaining to treatments for schizophrenia and provides practical tips for how to implement these treatments in clinical practice.

CME credit: 1.00

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Maximizing Success For Patients With Serious Mental Illness: Promoting Treatment Engagement and Adherence to Antipsychotic Medications
Jonathan M Meyer, MD; Dr. Donna G Rolin, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS, PMHNP

The high rates of treatment resistance, relapse, and adverse side effects in patients with schizophrenia suggest that a major treatment gap remains. In this presentation, Drs. Jonathan Meyer and Donna Rolin discuss the evidence-based treatment options for patients with serious mental illness, as well as how to comprehensively assess adherence and how to optimize adherence based on the reasons for non-adherence, allowing for better implementation and optimization of treatment and relapse prevention strategies.

CME credit: 1.00

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Move It on Over: Diagnosing and Treating Tardive Dyskinesia
Stephen M Stahl, MD, PhD, DSc (Hon)

Tardive dyskinesia can be an unfortunate consequence of antipsychotic use; however, there are some effective strategies for improving this side effect. Here, Dr. Stephen Stahl reviews the neurobiology, risk factors, and early signs of tardive dyskinesia, in addition to providing guidance for the implementation of evidence-based screening and treatment strategies for managing this movement disorder.

CME credit: 1.00

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Bipolar Disorder Rainbow: The Spectrum of Treatments for Depression and Mania
Roger S McIntyre, MD, FRCPC

Bipolar disorder involves a spectrum of mood disturbances. In this presentation, Dr. Roger McIntyre explores best practices for diagnosing and treating both depression and mania associated with bipolar spectrum disorders.

CME credit: 1.00

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