Clearing the Path for the Accurate Diagnosis & Optimal Treatment of Bipolar Depression

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm  EDT



Bipolar disorder is a serious and chronic psychiatric disorder associated with substantial symptomatology, morbidity, and an increased risk of premature mortality, owing to both, a predominance of bipolar depression, as well as, numerous medical comorbidities. Join us for this live event, to hear 2 clinical experts discuss the diagnosis and treatment of bipolar depression, highlighting the role of psychiatric nursing professionals in these processes. And then stick around for the final third of the event, where we will bring a surprise expert panelist on stage!



This activity is intended for psychiatric advanced practice nurses (APNs), nurse practitioners (NPs), clinical nurse specialists (CNS), and registered nurses (RNs) who are directly involved with diagnosing and managing pediatric patients with bipolar depression.


This activity was designed to improve the knowledge and competence of psychiatric advanced practice nurses with respect to the ready recognition and optimal treatment of adults with bipolar depression.


Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to: 1. Apply established screening tools and diagnostic criteria to readily identify patients with bipolar depression 2. Employ current efficacy, safety, and tolerability data on effective treatments for patients with bipolar depression 3. Utilize effective strategies to improve outcomes in patients with bipolar depression


In support of improving patient care, RMEI Medical Education, LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. [JALOGO]

[bold]For Physicians[/bold] RMEI Medical Education, LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 [italic]AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)[/italic]™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. [bold] For Nurses [/bold] The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hour(s).