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Cancer and Depression

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About the Course:

Addresses key issues related to persons with cancer and risks for depression. Focuses on assessment and intervention. Includes specific coverage of pediatric depression and treating suicidal cancer patients.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Cancer and Depression created by National Cancer Institute’s CancerNet group

Course Material Author

National Cancer Institute's CancerNet group

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, psychologists, and other human services and behavioral health professionals who seek knowledge about issues related to persons with cancer and risks for depression. It is appropriate for participants with intermediate to advanced levels of knowledge about the topic.

Course Objectives:

  1. increase knowledge of the relationships between cancer and depression.

  2. understand how to assess and diagnose depression in cancer patients.

  3. be able to identify effective ways to treat depression in cancer patients.

  4. learn about pediatric depression and cancer.

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

2 CE credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

2 CE credit hours

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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Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

2 CE credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

2 CPD hours

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Article: Cancer and Depression

This public domain article is reproduced from The National Cancer Institute.

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Course Retired
Course Number 100609
2 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.31 out of 5
544 members have taken this course

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