Credit Hours: 1.00. This course that provides an overview of psychiatric pharmacy practice, introduction to stigma and diversity issues in mental illness, and disease state overviews in a lecture format. In one class period, the students are able to interact with 4th year pharmacy students and/or pharmacy residents who have worked or are working in the area of psychiatric pharmacy. Four of the class periods also provide live presentations and interactions with persons living with severe mental illness and mental health workers who work with them. Mental Health America of Tippecanoe County works with the instructor to schedule these live presentations. Students are assessed for attendance and participation and also for a reflection written about each class period. Typically offered Fall.
Spring 2020, Fall 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017