NCU Catalog - April 2018 
    
    Jul 31, 2021  
NCU Catalog - April 2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MFT-8104 - Pharmacology for Family Therapists

Semester Credits: 3 Weeks: 12

This course is an overview of clinical psychopharmacology. The course will focus on psychiatric disorders their symptoms and medications. Students will explore basic classifications, indications, and contraindications of commonly prescribed psychopharmacological medications, so that appropriate referrals can be made for medication evaluations and so that the side effects of those medications can be identified, and appropriate treatment plans may be developed. In addition, the course will teach Marriage and Family Therapists how to interact effectively in collaborative/ multidisciplinary settings with other mental healthcare practitioners.



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