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Psychiatric and Behavioral ALS

Psychiatric and Behavioral ALS

$15.00

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Course Description

Course Description

This course provides the fundamental knowledge necessary to identify, assess, and manage psychiatric and behavioral emergencies. The following topics will be covered:

“¢ Identification, assessment, and management of psychiatric and behavioral emergencies.
“¢ Basic definitions, epidemiology and pathophysiology principles.
“¢ Common causes of behavioral alteration.
“¢ Legal requirements and reporting.
“¢ Scene safety and scene size-up
“¢ Assessment for suicide risk.
“¢ Special considerations.
“¢ Chemical restraints.
“¢ Agitated Delirium.
“¢ Acute psychosis.

 

Total Number of Credit Hours

3.0

 

Supplies or Other Requirements

Internet access* and valid/active e-mail account.

*You may use any internet browser you prefer; however, Mozilla Firefox is the preferred
browser, and Chrome may have compatibility issues. If you find that you are having
technical difficulties with the course, first try updating and/or switching browsers
(Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge)