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 management of mental disorders in late life. This class is an open-enrollment component of the Geriatric Mental Health Care Management Certificate.
At a glance
What: Geriatric Mental Health Care Management: an Introduction
When: Last offered Dec 9, 2016. Check back for next offering.
Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St., Madison, WI
Continuing education credit: 5 hours (0.5 CEUs), 5 CECH (CHES) contact hours
Instructor: Suzanna Waters Castillo, MSSW, PhD
For additional information, contact Suzanna Waters Castillo, MSSW, PhD: 608-263-3174
- 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.