Kenyon HomeCare ConsultingCare of the Client with Depression (206) 721-5091

Care of the Client with Depression

This course enhances the care of clients who are battling depression by helping to recognize and respond to signs and symptoms of depression, and provide depression-specific comfort and care measures that may be needed when caring for clients. The course includes four modules:

  • Module 1: Gain the basic knowledge of what depression is, its causes, risk factors and red flags for depression and suicide to more effectively care for clients.
  • Module 2: Learn about the different types of depression, how it affects different populations, and how it is diagnosed.
  • Module 3: Learn how depression is treated, including medications and their side effects, medical treatments, and alternative therapies.
  • Module 4: Learn effective comfort and care measures and assist with self-monitoring for symptom changes for the clients who are depressed.

Approved for 8 clock hours of continuing education to meet the Medicare home health aide yearly education requirements.

Approved for 8 hours by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) to meet CE requirements for long term care workers. For more information, visit the DSHS website.

Approved by The National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) for 2.25 continuing education credits. Contact cecomments@nabweb.org if you have questions or comments regarding NAB certification.

Pricing

For Individuals

You can purchase one or multiple courses today from Chronic Disease University. Once your purchase is complete, you will receive an email explaining how to access your course(s).

Assess to Completion Certificates will be available for reprinting for 2 years after purchase.

1 -10 Slots $39.95 each slot

11-20 Slots $29.95 each slot

21+ Slots $19.95 each slot

For Organizations

You can purchase one or multiple courses today from Chronic Disease University. Once your purchase is complete, you will receive an email explaining how to access your course(s).

1. 150 slots – $1,995 ($2,992.5 value)

2. 250 slots – $2,995 per year. ($4,987.5 value)

3. 350 slots – $3,995 per year. ($6,982.5 value)

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Organizational Purchaser: The assigned Account/Program Manager receives instructions via email on how to access Chronic Disease University. The Account/Program Manager is responsible for assigning slots to students for the courses of your choice once your purchase is complete.

Individual Purchaser: You will receive instructions via email on how to directly access your course(s) once your purchase is complete.