{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Science of Addiction

Purpose of Activity

To present a current approach to addiction and explore treatment options for patients with substance use disorders.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recognize the severity of drug addiction and substance use disorders in the United States.
  2. Identify the brain science involved in addiction.
  3. Outline current therapies used for patients with substance use disorders.
Price: $12.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.







Test Code: NMIE0518B
Published: May/Jun 2018
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kathryn Murphy, DNSc, NP
Categories: Addiction
Specialties: Addiction