Geriatric Mental Health Care Management: an Introduction

Get the latest research and best practices on community-based geriatric care management. Learn appropriate evidence-based screening and monitoring tools as well as best practices for successful care of mental disorders in late life. This class is an open-enrollment component of the new Geriatric Mental Health Care Management Certificate.

At a glance

What: Geriatric Mental Health Care Management: an Introduction

When: Th, Oct 1, 9am-3pm

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI

Cost: $135

Continuing education credit: 5 hours (0.5 CEUs)

Instructor: Suzanna Waters Castillo

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For additional information, contact Suzanna Waters Castillo: 608-263-3174

Brochure


Get the latest research and best practices on community-based geriatric care management. Learn appropriate evidence-based screening and monitoring tools, and practice approaches for successful care of mental disorders in late life. This new class is an open-enrollment component of the new Geriatric Mental Health Care Management Certificate.

Level

Intermediate

Learning objectives

  • Summarize the unique functions of community-based geriatric mental health care management.
  • Understand the general prevalence of geriatric depression and anxiety.
  • Summarize teaching awareness approaches about geriatric mental illness for clients and families.
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively speak to older adults about depression and treatment.
  • Apply evidence-based screening and monitoring for geriatric depression.