On Demand: Depression in Elders

Summary

A discussion by Dr. Jason Schillerstrom, MD, on how depression is diagnosed, screening questions for depression and causes, outcomes and treatments.
Topics discussed:

· Signs and symptoms in the diagnosis of depression in the elderly

· Asking about suicidal ideation

· Causes of depression ( psychosocial and medical)

· Physiological changes in those with depression

· Treatments (psychological and pharmacological)

Registering for this program will allow you to watch the educational webcast and receive continuing education hours for the Guardianship program.

If you do not require contact hours, please view this video for free by going to mmLearn.org and clicking on Free Online Videos.

Register for this program today and within one hour, you will receive an email with the LINK for the video webcast. The LINK will be active for two (2) days from the date of registration. You will need speakers to hear the presentation. The email will also contain a link for a post test/evaluation. You will receive a certificate via email once you have successfully completed the post test/evaluation.

Details

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  • Webcasts are free to view.
    CEUs are available for a modest fee

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