Depression In Mothers

$6.00 | CE Hours:2.00 | Beginning

CEU Course Description

This course delivers background information about depression and offers ideas that providers can use daily when helping mothers, and their families, who may be suffering from depression.  This course also includes useful resources and handouts for mothers with depression.

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Discuss the signs of depression in mothers.

2.  Enumerate the ways to help improve a mother’s mood.

3.  Explain how a mother’s depression can cause problems for a baby’s development.

4.  Investigate the treatment methods that depression responds well to.

5.  Examine what should be done in an emergency situation.

6.  Identify the characteristics providers must have in order to have a strong referral system.

7.  Describe how home visiting programs and WIC support the mother’s and child’s mental, emotional, and physical health.

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.

Course Development: Each course is identified and reviewed by the appropriate Quantum Units Education consultant with professional and licensed expertise in the various disciplines we serve. Our professional consultants oversee course development to satisfy the needs of various professionals based on their board requirements, rate course degree of difficulty and ensure the course content and exam questions are appropriate, relevant and comprehensive. See our professional staff and their bios here.

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Added On: 2016-10-15

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