Description of this module

Nervous System

Nervous System


Objectives - With this training, the attendee should be able to:

  • Understand the nervous system, its division and histology;
  • Know the main pathologies related to the nervous system disorders;
  • Know the main drugs used in the diseases of the nervous system;
  • Know how to act with patients with nervous system pathologies;
  • Understand the pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment.


  • Module 1: Sleep and Anxiety Disorders – 2 hours
  • Module 2: Depression and Psychosis – 2 hours
  • Module 3: Alzheimer and Parkinson – 2 hours
  • Module 4: Epilepsy – 2 hours
  • Expositive methods (oral exposure of the contents);
  • Demonstrative methods (pictures and videos displayed);
  • Active methods (case studies discussion and constant interaction with participants to consolidate the learned ideas and contents).
  • Final evaluation of the knowledge acquired by the learner;
  • Evaluation of the trainer, the training session and the training provider.
  • This training aims to involve all health professionals: pharmacists, technicians and pharmacy assistants, nurses and assistants, managers and supervisors who exercise their activity in the field of the pharmacy.
  • This training includes material to support the learning and an attendance certificate.