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Pharmacology Theory

This course studies basic pharmacology with emphasis on drug therapy used in the treatment of developmental disorders. A foundation of knowledge about medications will be provided as well as the legalities of drug administration and their interactions. The practical aspects of the role of the DSW in administering drugs, teaching, supporting and providing care that contributes to drug effectiveness will be discussed.