Flashcards in psychotorpics Deck (7)
prescription drugs designed to treat mental illnesses
a person who has been clinically diagnosed with a mental illness and a psychoactive substance use disorder
dually diagnosed client
the first generation of antidepressants that prevents the breakdown of serotonin, norepinephrine, and dopamine. there are often called _
a generation of antidepressants that block the reuptake of serotonin and catecholame
the most prescribed generation of antidepressants that block the reuptake of serotonin.
a group of medications used to treat severe distortions in thought, perception and emotion that characterize psychosis; also called neuroleptics