Depression

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About the Course:

This publications provides both technical and practical information regarding depression. Types, causes, diagnosis and treatment of depression are discussed, as well as personal accounts of the effects depression can have on people’s lives. Resources for further information and assistance are included, as well as information for friends and families of depressed individuals.

Publication Date:

Nov 1999

Author

By Strock, Margaret

Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Services, and National Institutes of Health.

Course Objectives:

  1. to gain information on the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of depression

  2. to learn how depression impacts the lives of people with the disorder, as well as what families and friends can do to help

  3. to learn more about resources for further information and assistance regarding depression and related illnesses

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Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

Our Provider Number: 1020

CE Learning Systems, provider #1020, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 2/23/2019 – 2/23/2022. Social workers completing this course receive 2 online non-interactive continuing education credits.

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American Psychological Association (APA)

CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

Our Provider Number: 107243

This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

Our Provider Number: 17-1460

CE Learning Systems dba Addiction Counselor CE has been approved to offer Continuing Education credit for Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS) in accordance with the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders. Approval No. 17-1460.

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Course Number 100180
2 credit hours
Online Article
Exam Fee: $13.94
4.3 out of 5
877 members have taken this course