Skip to main content

Aging, Mental Illness, and the Frontier

To help ensure your CEs are relevant to your practice, we regularly retire courses that are no longer current. This course has been retired. It is no longer available.

We add new courses all the time. Try these categories:

About the Course:

This course provides a brief overview of services available and those that are lacking for aging Americans living in rural areas. Issues addressed include access to mental health care, costs of care, ideas for improving service accessibility, and consumer-operated services.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Aging, Mental Illness, and the Frontier created by By James W. Stockdill, M.A. and James A. Ciarlo, Ph.D., in 0.

Course Material Author

By James W. Stockdill, M.A. and James A. Ciarlo, Ph.D.,

The Frontier Mental Health Services Resource Network (FMHSRN), under a contract with the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), was created to gather, analyze and disseminate information about mental health needs and services in “frontier” areas.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

  1. to become more aware of the sate of mental health services in rural areas

  2. to learn about issues that the aging rural population consider most important in regard to mental health services

  3. to investigate and examine ways to improve services for the aging rural population

Use our CE Approvals tool to look up your state requirements and how CE-Credit.com can help you meet them, or log in to your member account to show approvals relevant to your licensure.

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

1 credit hour

More Info

American Psychological Association (APA)

1 credit hour

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.

More Info

Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

1 ce credit hour

More Info

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

1 credit hour

More Info

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1 credit hour

More Info

Article: Aging, Mental Illness, and the Frontier

This public domain article is reproduced from the Frontier Mental Health Services Resource Network

Exam Questions

All exam questions for the course are visible on this page for members of CE-Credit.com.

Membership is free, and you can sign up today! You'll only pay when you're ready to purchase a course, or if you take advantage of the Unlimited Package.

If you're already a member, please log in to see the exam questions for this and all other courses.

FAQs

  • Is this course approved for my continuing education requirements?

    Check the CE Approvals above, or Find Your State Board for more detailed information.

  • Do you have special accommodations for my disability (ADA)?

    Please contact us! We would be happy to accommodate your needs right away, and your input will help us make CE-Credit.com more accessible for future users too.

  • How do I enroll in this course?

    Use the Take This Course button and just follow the instructions! You don't pay anything until you're ready to take an exam.

  • What do I have to do to complete the course?

    To complete the course, review the course objectives, then review the material, and then pass the exam with a score of 75% or greater and lastly complete an evaluation.

  • How do I access the materials?

    Most of our courses are based on online articles available for free to the public. Some courses, such as those based on books, require that you purchase the material. Use the Course Materials tab above for more info. You don't need to enroll in the course to access materials, whether free or paid. So you always know what you're getting into before you commit to taking the course.

  • How do I get my certificate?

    Your certificate will be available to download or email immediately when you pass the course exam and complete the evaluation.

  • Can I contact you for more help?

    Yes! Use the Help widget at the bottom-right of the screen anywhere on CE-Credit.com to search our help docs, or to ask our support team for help.

Course Retired

Categorized in:

Course Number 100190
1 credit hour
Log in for credit hours relevant to your licensure.

  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.32 out of 5
214 members have taken this course