University of Nebraska Medical Center

Project PEACE -- Diagnosis and Treatment of Bipolar Disorders in the Primary Care Setting

andrew_m_reuss_md.jpgBy Andrew Reuss, MD, Creighton Resident

Release Date: 9/5/2023
Expiration Date: 9/4/2024                                                                               


This accredited continuing education activity is designed for primary care providers (physicians, NPs, PAs), nurses (RNs), psychologists, counselors, and social workers.

CID: 59011

The estimated time to complete this enduring material is 75 minutes.


At the conclusion of this enduring material, the participants should be better able to:

  • Define bipolar disorder and the different subtypes of the condition. 
  • Recite the criteria to make an appropriate diagnosis of bipolar disorder. 
  • Recognize different screening tools that can aid in the diagnosis of bipolar disorder.  
  • Examine different medications, specifically mood stabilizers and antipsychotics, which can be utilized in the treatment of bipolar disorder.  

See Continuing Education Instructions.

By Andrew Reuss, MD, Creighton Resident