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Prevalent Mental Health Disorders in the Aging Population: Issues of Comorbidity

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About the Course:

This course presents information on mental health disorders in aging, including depression, anxiety, substance abuse, and co-occurring conditions. Other issues presented include an exploration of dementias, life stressors, physical injury, and sleep patterns/disorders.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Prevalent Mental Health Disorders in the Aging Population: Issues of Comorbidity created by Susan D. M. Kelley, Ph.D. in 0.

Course Material Author

Susan D. M. Kelley, Ph.D.

Dr. Kelly teaches at the University of South Florida, Tampa Campus.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

  1. to become familiar with prevalent mental health disorders in the elderly

  2. to increase understanding of comorbidity and complications comorbid conditions present for treatment

  3. to become better acquainted with information regarding various forms of dementia

  4. to be able to integrate information presented into fundamentally sound clinical approaches to treatment

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

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American Psychological Association (APA)

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Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

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Article: Prevalent Mental Health Disorders in the Aging Population: Issues of Comorbidity

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Course Retired

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Course Number 10087
1 credit hour
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.41 out of 5
276 members have taken this course