Disciplines:
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
Hours: 9 Contact Hours
Item#: ISM09

Mental Health Bundle II


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Item # ISM09
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When available, the Online Course format is included with the hard copy, eBook, or audio book formats!

The Mental Health Bundle consists of 9 hours of content covering evaluation and interventions for mental health and cognitive disorders in adults.

This product includes the following courses:
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Neurocognitive Disorders in Aging: The Assessment and Management of Delirium and Dementia Among Older Adults, Updated 1st Edition

Price: $29.95 Hours:3 Contact Hours
Item # I6333  

With a rapidly aging patient population, healthcare professionals are increasingly likely to work with older adults who exhibit signs of delirium, dementia, and depression. This basic-level course, written from a behavioral perspective, will enable practitioners to identify differences in the onset, course, and differential features of the disorders affecting cognition in later life and recognize the behavioral manifestations of these neurocognitive disorders.

Previously titled: Recognizing and Managing Cognitive Disorders in Older Adults

AOTA Content Focus - OT Process: Evaluation & Intervention

Depression and Anxiety Disorders in Older Adults: Clinical Implications for Occupational Therapy

Price: $29.95 Hours:3 Contact Hours
Item # I6312  

Depression is the most prevalent mental health disorder among older adults. Depression and anxiety affect an older adult’s performance patterns related to habits, routines, rituals, and roles, as well as ADLs and IADLs, rest and sleep, formal and informal education, work, play, leisure, and social participation. This basic-level course provides current information on depression and anxiety disorders among older adults, including their types and causes, and their ramifications for occupational performance and treatment strategies. Screening tools and evidence-based treatment interventions are discussed. A case study further elucidates the role occupational therapy practitioners can play in the detection and treatment of depression and anxiety in older adults.

AOTA Content Focus - OT Process: Evaluation & Intervention

Bipolar and Related Disorders: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment Strategies, Updated 1st Edition

Price: $29.95 Hours:3 Contact Hours
Item # I6412  

Release Date: July 18, 2017

Written for mental health professionals, including social workers, counselors, marriage and family therapists, and psychologists, this basic-level course presents essential information about bipolar and related disorders, including diagnostic information from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, 5th Edition (DSM-5). Because of its health-related consequences, bipolar disorder is among the top 10 causes of disability worldwide. Using a holistic, multimodal approach, clinicians can help the client stabilize his or her mood and return to a normal level of functioning.
 
This course describes the symptoms and the biological, psychological, and social factors that must be considered when working with individuals who have bipolar disorder.  The course portrays two different fictional clients to highlight the various aspects of bipolar and related disorders, including their social and occupational impact, and describes elements of treatment that are particularly useful. This course discusses psychopharmacology, and participants will learn about indications for and side effects of typical medications used in the treatment of bipolar disorders, such as mood stabilizers, atypical antipsychotics, and antidepressants. The course describes how single-system design methodology is used for outcome evaluation, an important consideration in today‚Äôs environment of managed care and third-party payers. Relapse prevention is discussed, including medication adherence and individual therapy.

AOTA Content Focus - Domain of OT: Performance skills; Occupational Therapy Process: Evaluation & Intervention 

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