May 24, 2016: Psychotropic medications: How they work and how to use them in clinical practice

SSRI? SSNI? TCA? Benzodiazepines? Not sure which behavioral medication to reach for in your veterinary patients? Join VETgirl for a 2-hour lecture with board-certified veterinary behaviorist, Lisa Radosta DVM, DACVB as she reviews how psychotropic medications work and how to use them. In this lecture, the mechanism of action, where the medications cause their effect, uses and doses will be reviewed. These concepts will be covered in a practical way ending with a case-based approach, helping you to fully understand how to prescribe behavior medications for your clinical behavior cases.