Jointly Accredited ProviderIn support of improving patient care, American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry 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.

Target Audience Statement

This intensive, 12-hour, online course is designed for physicians and other health care professionals who have a foundation in prescribing medication for patients with substance use disorders, including those with co-occurring psychiatric conditions, but would like a deeper understanding of these pharmacotherapies. The Advanced Addiction Psychopharmacology Course will consist of two complementary components, including 9 on-demand video presentations, followed by a 2-day series of live webinar case discussions and Q&A sessions. Course participants can earn up to 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Credit for this activity is designated for learners in the following ways:

Physician Designation Statement

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry designates this Other activity (one portion of this course is an independent online activity and another portion of this course is a live face-to-face educational exchange on Saturday, November 7, 2020 and Saturday, November 14, 2020 with a clinical expert responding to learner questions) for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Health Professionals Designation Statement

Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. This credit is accepted by the AANP and the AAPA.

An ABAM Approved Activity

This course is an approved activity for ABAM Diplomates enrolled in the Transitional Continuous Certification Program (TraCC).This course has been approved by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). Physicians enrolled in the ABAM Transitional Continuous Certification Program (TraCC) can apply a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing Advanced Addiction Psychopharmacology.