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Continuing Education courses about Healthcare

The Dementias: Hope Through Research (2 credit hours)

Program Summary:  This course explores types of dementia, causes, signs, and symptoms.  Risk factors are discussed along with how dementia is diagnosed and treated.

This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, and therapists and is appropriate for beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels of practice. Read the complete description of this course…..


Mental Health Medications (2 Credit Hours)

Program summary: This article provides an overview of mental health medications used to treat schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, and ADHD.

This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, and therapists and is appropriate for beginning and intermediate levels of practice.

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Bereavement, Mourning, and Grief (PDQ) (1 Credit Hour)

Program summary: This National Cancer Institute Physician Data Query (PDQ) is a resource for health care professionals who care for cancer patients.  It covers types of grief reactions, risk factors for complicated grief, and treatment.

This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, and therapists and is appropriate for beginning and intermediate levels of practice.

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End of Life: Helping With Comfort Care (4 Credit Hours)

Program summary: This introductory article explores the physical, emotional, spiritual, and practical issues facing people who are near the end of life.

This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, and therapists and is appropriate for beginning levels of practice.

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