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Light Therapy for Seasonal Affective Disorder: What Does the Literature Tell Us?

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About the Course:

Empirical review evaluating the evidence regarding the use of light therapy for seasonal affective disorder. Recommends principles to be utilized when considering the use of light therapy.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, Light Therapy for Seasonal Affective Disorder: What Does the Literature Tell Us? created by Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

Course Material Author

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research authored the material only, and was not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.

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 evidence regarding the use of light therapy for seasonal affective disorder. It is appropriate for participants with intermediate to advanced levels of knowledge about the topic.

Course Objectives:

  1. demonstrate knowledge of the diagnostic criteria for Seasonal Affective Disorder.

  2. be able to demonstrate knowledge regarding the use of light therapy for Seasonal Affective Disorder.

  3. become familiar with the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) principles for using light therapy for SAD.

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Course Number 100612
2 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available

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