Obesity is often associated with psychiatric comorbidities, and weight gain is a common side effect of many psychotropic medications. Some psychotropic medications may interact adversely with anti-obesity medications and conversely some weight loss pharmacotherapies can aggravate psychiatric illness. This keynote lecture will provide an expert insight into this clinical conundrum and how best to manage your adult and pediatric patients with obesity and psychiatric comorbidities.
Weight Off Your Mind - Weight Management in Patients With Psychiatric Conditions
Ariana M Chao, PhD CRNP RN