Prescription Stimulants: Preventing Misuse and Abuse

Open this course Estimated time to complete activity: 1 Hr Audience: Providers
Credits Available: AMAAAPAADAANCCACPE UAN #N/A
Activity Release Date: September 7, 2022 Expiration Date: September 6, 2023

This course gives providers the tools necessary to better identify prescription stimulant misuse and abuse and how to address these concerns before they develop into chronic issues.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify common trends and issues regarding prescription (Rx) stimulant misuse and abuse
  • Discuss ways practitioners can identify signs of prescription stimulant abuse
  • List ways those on the health care team can combat prescription stimulant misuse and abuse
  • Identify interventions for use in treatment of stimulant use disorder