2019 Mental Health Symposium - Session III


Contact Hours: 3.0

ACPE No: 0014-0000-19-009-L01-MD

Activity Type: Knowledge Based

Release Date: February 06, 2019
Expiration Date: March 22, 2019

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity the participant should be able to:
Describe the controlled substance prescribing guidelines
Outline steps to initiate, modify, and discontinue use of controlled substances
State the signs of the abuse and misuse and controlled substances
Summarize the controlled substance prescribing recommendations for chronic pain management
Identify critical counseling points for patients and caregivers on the safe use, proper storage, and disposal of
controlled substances
Explain the process for the Georgia PDMP and the legal implications of its use


Todd Woodard, PharmD – ADHD
Peach State Health Plan

Andrew Forgay, MD
University Neuroscience

Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Deisabilities

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