Alcohol Related Psychosis


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Start Date

1 Sep 2023

Last Review Date

1 Sep 2023

Expiration Date

31 Aug 2026

Estimated Time To Finish

60 Minutes

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Activity Description

Psychosis associated with alcohol can occur with acute intoxication, alcohol withdrawal, and chronic alcoholism. Alcohol-related psychosis is also known as alcohol hallucinosis. Providers must be able to not only recognize and manage patients affected by this condition but must educate patients on ways to prevent alcohol-related psychosis. This activity reviews the evaluation and management of alcohol-related psychosis and highlights the role of the interprofessional team in the recognition and management of this condition.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician associates, nurses, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, and social workers.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be better able to:

  • Identify the etiology of alcohol-related psychosis.
  • Outline the typical presentation of a patient with alcohol-related psychosis.
  • List the treatment options available for alcohol-related psychosis.
  • Describe interprofessional team strategies for improving care coordination and communication to improve outcomes in patients with alcohol-related psychosis.


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