Psychiatry 101: Is it right for me?

Single-Session Zoom Workshops

For students who have never taken psychiatric/psychotropic medication and have questions and/or concerns about seeking psychiatry care.

 Informational sessions will:
  • Debunk some myths
  • Answer basic questions about psychotropic medications (e.g., how they work, some common side effects)
  • Describe the role of psychiatry within mental health care and the difference between psychiatry and therapy
  • Explore the pros and cons for starting medication
  • Provide some things to consider and decision-making tips

Session

Date

Day

Time

1

2/2

Friday

2:00–3:00 PM

2

2/12

Monday

10:30–11:30 PM

3

2/28

Wednesday

10:00–11:00 AM

4

3/12

Tuesday

2:30–3:30 PM

Visit the CAPS Calendar

For more information call CAPS at (831) 459-2628 during business hours. Referral from a therapist or medical provider required. All workshops facilitated by CAPS Psychiatry Case Manager, Christine Merriman, M.S.W., L.C.S.W. 

Please be in a private space for this meeting, with your camera on. Thank you!