Depression [PSW/Family Caregivers]
This course introduces you to the relevance of depression and its impact on the lives of older people and their families. You will find information on the common risk factors, signs and symptoms, assessments and treatment that can be offered. You will explore approaches that can be helpful and put your ideas into action using a case study and a variety of reflections.
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- Course Resources
- Lesson 1: Understanding Depression
- Lesson 2: Signs & Symptoms
- Lesson 3: Assessment of Depression
- Lesson 4: Treatment for Depression
Course Completion Criteria
In order to complete this course you must view and follow all the Lesson Modules. Please note that the Quizzes embedded in these modules, as well as the Pre and Post Assessments are provided to enhance your own understanding of the material and are not counted as formal marks.
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