1. Review the Course Information
Title: Neurobiology of Addiction
Origin: Reading CME Conference
Presenter: Joseph Garbely, DO, Caron Treatment Centers, Wernersville, PA
- Develop a conceptual framework of addiction that goes beyond the acute rewarding effects of drugs;
- Understand the neuroplasticity in the brain reward, stress systems, and executive function systems associated with the transition to addiction;
- Identify the knowledge that may predict vulnerability and novel treatments for addiction.
Faculty Disclosure Statement: The speaker has no conflict of interest, financial agreement, or working affiliation with any group or organization.
CME Credits: 1.0 credits
Handouts: download here
Patient Safety (y/n): Yes
IMPORTANT: You Must Register to Receive CME Credits. Once you have completed the registration form and hit 'submit' you will automatically be re-directed back to this page and you can proceed to STEP 3
3. Watch the Video
4. Take the Post -Test
This enduring material, Neurobiology of Addiction has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.0 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CME Certificate Explanation
You must complete the post-test as proof of participation in order to receive your CME certificate. After completion of the post-test, you will be directed to a webpage where you can download your CME certificate.