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Intensive Course in Controlled Substance Prescribing: Pain, Anxiety, Insomnia

November 9 - November 11

Learning Objectives:
• Describe the pharmacologic profiles of benzodiazepines, opiates, and other controlled drugs
• Identify the diagnostic criteria and management strategies for acute and chronic pain, anxiety disorder, insomnia, depression, and substance abuse
• Employ interviewing techniques relating to the diagnosis and management of substance abuse in general and prescription drug abusers in particular
• Discuss case management strategies for the above diagnoses
• Discuss beliefs, stereotypes, and attitudes about controlled substance prescribing, controlled drug abusers and chemical dependency, and consider the therapeutic implications of treatments based upon these beliefs
• List the special clinical requirements necessary when prescribing controlled drugs

24.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

24.25 ABIM MOC points


November 9
November 11


George S. Dively Building
11240 Bellflower Rd
Cleveland, OH 44106 United States
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