Management of Major Depressive Disorder in Prison Populations

$6.00 | CE Hours:2.00 | Intermediate

 

CEU Course Description

This CEU course provides recommendations for the management of depression in federal inmates.

Article Author:  Federal Bureau of Prisons
Exam writer:  Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Enumerate the foods that should be avoided during treatment with MAOIs.

2.  Investigate which medication can precipitate or exacerbate depression.

3.  Examine the primary treatment for inmates with moderate to severe depression.

4.  Elucidate which medications can be abused for their anticholinergic and antihistaminic side effects.

5.  Identify the FDA-approved treatment for refractory depression.

6.  Provide the minimum washout periods when changing from one medication to another.

Social Work Approval

Social Work CE Credit for this course is offered with the following approvals. Many state boards of social work will accept the approvals listed. Provider Approvals by state and license type can be found here.

  • Quantum Units Education is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, CAMFT Provider #89970, to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEP. Quantum Units Education maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
  • Florida board for Social Workers (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees)
  • Texas Board of Social Workers
  • ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.

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Added On: 2017-12-15

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