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Activity Date: 04/08/2019

Target Audience

This course is designed for pharmacists, nurse practitioners or other health care professionals involved in the comprehensive medication management of psychiatric and/or neurological patients.

Session Summary

The discussion of sexual dysfunction can be a difficult topic for patients to discuss with their providers, and the diagnoses of sexual disorders and treatment options continue to evolve. After attending this presentation, participants will have a greater understanding of the spectrum of sexual dysfunction among men and women, feel comfortable initiating routine discussion of sexual function/dysfunction with patients, and gain confidence in making recommendations for changes in pharmacotherapy options tailored to the individual/sexual problem and supporting patient initiation of conversations with their prescriber.

Course Requirements

To receive ACPE credit for the live session at the Annual Meeting, you must:

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  • Register for this course. (sign in first)
  • Attend and participate in the entire session and reflect upon its teachings.
  • Complete the evaluation at the end of the activity. (sign in first)
  • Provide the necessary details in your profile to ensure correct reporting by CPNP to CPE Monitor. (sign in first)

This course will be provided at the CPNP 2019 Annual Meeting, April 7-10, 2019. Upon successful completion, ACPE credit is reported immediately to CPE Monitor although transcripts can be retrieved by participants online at

Faculty Information and Disclosures

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify the spectrum of sexual dysfunction described in various nomenclatures: ICD-10, DSM-IV and -5, and other nomenclatures.
  2. Describe the prevalence and causes of sexual dysfunction and its impact on the mental health patient population.
  3. Explain how to screen for sexual dysfunction and how to obtain a thorough sexual history.
  4. Outline new developments, current treatment options, and adverse effects of the pharmacotherapy options in the treatment of sexual dysfunction.

Continuing Education Credit and Disclosures

Activity Date: 04/08/2019
ACPE Contact Hours: 1.0
ACPE Number: 0284-0000-19-021-L01-P (Knowledge)
Nursing Credit Reminder: Note that ACPE credit is accepted for certification renewal.

ACPEThe College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This course provides 1.0 contact hour of knowledge-based continuing education credit from CPNP approved programming.