Former Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture
Former Michigan Senator
Businessman, The Irwin Group
LSSU Outstanding Alumnus Award '91
UNDERSTANDING MOVEMENT DISORDERS
Describes the various involuntary movement disorders that can occur with
patients who take psychotropic medications. Discusses how these disorders
can seriously impact a patient's daily functioning, as well as his/her trust
and compliance in treatment. Explores how healthcare providers can become
desensitized or commonly misinterpret movement disorders as psychiatric
symptoms. Includes content on dystonia, dyskinesia, akathisia, and
pseudoparkinsonian symptoms, while offering practical assessment techniques
MEDICATION ISSUES IN MENTAL HEALTH
Fisheries and Wildlife Mgmt...
Fisheries and Wildlife
"The opportunity at LSSU to do research is amazing. This past summer I motored through coves and islands with Prof. Garvon surveying water birds for the affects of pollution. I spent the other part of my summer on the shore of Lake Superior monitoring nests of the endangered Piping Plover."