This course provides an overview of multidimensional factors, perspectives, and approaches associated with mental illness. It surveys major perspectives and reviews the history of the perception of mental disorder in today’s society. Identification, diagnosis, therapeutic approaches, and institutional responses within the context of social work practice, values, and ethics are discussed. Symptoms, effects, and treatment options of different mental health disorders are studied. Medical, legal, and social issues related to mental health and the treatment of people with mental disorders are also addressed.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to learn:
- Explain what mental illness is about
- Discuss the most common types of mental illness
- List the common and specific symptoms associated with the different types of mental illnesses
- List the causes of different types of mental illnesses
- Identify ways to diagnose the different types of mental illness
Contact Hours : 5 Hours
Course Fee: $20 / Participant
Author: Desiree Jassin M. Jouria, Jr., MD
Target Audience: Nursing Healthcare Professionals
Instructional Methods: Online Independent Self-Study (Training + Post-Test). A minimum passing score of 70% is required for course completion. A Printable (Pdf) Certificate By Email.
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