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#SideEffects_ WhyMeAgain?: Psychotropic Medication Side Effects in Pediatric Mental Health Presented by Dr. Ajit Ninan, Pediatric Psychiatrist & Joel Lamoure, Pharmacist
Provided by: Child and Parent Resource Institute (CPRI)

Date and Time

Thu Apr 4, 2019 (This event is over)
9:00 - 4:00pm


600 Sanatorium Rd, London, ON, N6H 3W7

Event Description

The purpose of this workshop is to provide practical, case-based evidence informed strategies for managing the child or youth who is experiencing side effects with mental health medications. This presentation will be in an open forum format, and address different classes of medications and alternative strategies to mitigate adverse effects.

1. Understand factors behind why people experience medication adverse effects
2. Review principles behind side effect monitoring
3. Understand strategies for managing medication side effects
4. Empower youth, caregivers and clinicians to mitigate side effect impacts

Target Audience: Anyone who helps monitor the experience of medication prescribing to children/youth, including allied health professionals, case workers, physicians, CAS and residential workers, youth and parents.

More Info

519-858-2774 x5554
1-877-494-2774 x5554 (Toll Free)


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This event is listed under these topics

Developmental, Intellectual Delay and Disabilities
Parents, Families & Caregivers
Child and Youth Service Organizations
Rural and Remote
Primary Care (e.g. Family physicians, paediatricians, nurse practitioners)
Medication Treatment
Last modified Nov 23, 2018 2:40pm
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