Description and Pharmacological Treatment of Alcoholism


R ‌‌‌‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‌‍‍ eview the history, description, etiology, and current status of treatment methods for a specific affective or psychotic disorder. Once you decided on the “disorder”, choose three psychoactive compounds currently used to treat the disorder. At least one of the compounds must have been FDA-approved with the last 5 years. In the course of your description you should identify the compounds, discuss the neurochemical systems upon which they act, and how their ther ‌‌‌‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‌‍‍ apeutic actions are thought to be implemented. The focus should be more on psychopharmacology than on any other form of treatment. The papers should be written following APA format and should be extensively referenced by current research articles. The paper should be between 20-25 (double-spaced) pages, not including the references. A psychopharmacology paper will be uploaded, please use it as the template. The paper outline will be also uploaded to the web ‌‌‌‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‌‍‍ site.