Stimulants and Psychosis: Etiology, Epidemiology, and Management

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 highlights the prevalence and causes of stimulant-based psychosis, describes how to care for a patient experiencing stimulant-based psychosis, and provides resources for individuals who experience this type of psychosis.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the epidemiology and presentation of stimulant induced psychosis
  • Discuss the diagnosis, management, treatment, and treatment responses of acute amphetamine induced psychosis
  • Identify best practices for ongoing care of chronic amphetamine psychosis