Live Online – Psychotropic Medication Use


9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Bookings closed

Event Type

This workshop is designed to provide non-medical practitioners with an introduction to pharmacotherapy for mental health and addiction within the Canadian Context This overview will include relevant medication groups, trends, policy and pharma industry development and the role of pharmacy in Canada.

  • You must be prompt for the course – any time missed will result in certificates not being issued.
  • This training is interactive, all attendees are required to participate.
  • Upon successful completion, a certificate of attendance will be issued.

Target Group: All

Additional Training Method: Agency Training

Total Cost: THTC Members Pay: $80.00 | Non-Members Pay: $90.00

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this workshop participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the relevant and changing trends in mental health and addiction medication.
  • Identify and describe evidence based and off label trends in pharmacotherapy.
  • Describe the role of pharmacists and prescribers and compare interprovincial trends and differences.
  • Distinguish between categories and types of mood-stabilizers, anti-depressants, anti-psychotics, sedatives, prescription pain medication, addiction medication, etc.


REGISTRATIONS ARE CLOSED FOR THIS PROGRAM - THTC DOES NOT MAINTAIN A WAITLIST or CANCELLATION LIST. Please refer to the training calendar for future availability.