Treatment-Resistant Depression: Management Principles and Therapeutic Trends – Pharmacy Technician

  Price  $6.95

  Credits  1.5



Many patients pursuing treatment for major depressive disorder do not achieve full remission after trials of first-line antidepressant agents, and treatment-resistant depression has been associated with a considerable and disproportionate burden in terms of health care costs, disability, and unemployment. This program aims to summarize characteristics shared by patients with treatment-resistant depression, as well as provide insight into currently approved and investigational approaches to treatment.



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Course Information

Target Audience

Pharmacy Technician

Dana Main
Knowledge Level

General Overview

This activity will apply to a broad range of learning needs/pharmacy settings. It may include common disease state/therapy overivews and/or general pharmacy needs such as medication errors, immunizations, or law topics.

Learning Objectives

Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technician

  • Identify risk factors for the development of treatment-resistant depression
  • Recall medication names, strengths, and dosage forms within the drug classes used to manage symptoms of treatment-resistant depression
  • Identify nonpharmacologic interventions and therapies currently under investigation for managing treatmentresistant depression

Course Accreditation

  • Activity Type:
  • CE Broker
  • Universal Activity Number:
    Pharmacy Technician : 0798-0000-23-259-H01-T
PharmCon is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

PharmCon, Inc. is an approved course provider for continuing education for nurses by the Florida Board of Nursing. PharmCon is also recognized by the California Board of Nursing as a provider of nursing programs.

Credit for this program is issued by passing the final test hosted at with a score of 70% or higher.

Technology Requirements

  • Hardware Requirements
    Standard Windows/Mac System
    iPad or iPhone
    Minimum screen resolution: 1024x768
  • Software Requirements
    Standard Windows/Mac System
    iPad or iPhone
    Minimum screen resolution: 1024x768
  • Network Requirements
    Broadband Internet Connection:
    T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
    4G cellular connection
Computer sharing is NOT permitted due to accreditation guidelines on activity monitoring. Credit is earned by one user per device.