APhA Quick Quiz: COVID-19 and Psychology

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Many providers, including pharmacists, are not well equipped to relate to all the stressors the patients are going through due to COVID-19. Take this Quick Quiz to understand the psychological impact of COVID-19 using the Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and identify effective strategies to assist patients overcome the burden associated with COVID-19. 

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss the psychological impact of COVID-19 using Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs.
  2. Identify effective strategies that pharmacists at frontline can use to assist patients overcome the burden associated with COVID-19.

Activity Type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists 
Learning Level: 2

Accreditation Information 


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-20-244-H04-PTo claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.05 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity, 

APhA Quick Quiz: COVID-19 and Psychology, participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor to view CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: September 16, 2020
Expiration date: September 16, 2023 - No credit can be earned after this date


APhA Quick Quiz: COVID-19 and Psychology is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2020 American Pharmacists Association.


Jeff Gold, PharmD, BCPP and APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, please visit the APhA website  www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, BA, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, Director of Content Development & Partnership at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-20-244-H04-P 0.05 CEUs September 16, 2020 - September 16, 2023