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The Treatment of Depression in Older Adults - EBP

Author: SAMHSA

No book to buy Duration: 2 hours
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Course Summary

The Treatment of Depression in Older Adults - EBP gives practitioners strategies for providing effective and appropriate care to older adults with depression. This course describes how practitioners can screen for depression, assess and diagnose depression, select an appropriate treatment, deliver care, and evaluate outcomes. It also describes how practitioners can participate in implementing evidence-based practices (EBPs).

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Why You Should Care About EBPs for Older Adults with Depression
  • Working with Older Adults
  • Screening for Depression
  • Assessing and Diagnosing Depression
  • Selecting a Treatment
  • Delivering Evidence-Based Care

Learning Objectives

  • Plan EBP for Older Adults with depression
  • Evaluate outcomes for Older Adults with depression
  • Compare treatments for Older Adults with depression

FAQs

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No prerequisites are required for this course.
Yes. Once you read the material and pass your test, you can print your certificate right away from your "My Account" page.
You bet, you can download the course material to your computer. You can then print it off, transfer it to your tablet or whatever works for you. Most folks print of a copy of the test and circle the answers while reading through the material.

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