Topic: THE DEPRESSED FEMALE (3 Hours)
Description: This course provides an overview of the ways depression presents in females. Problems are identified that are common in female children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Effective treatment strategies involving medication and therapeutic techniques are presented. Course Objectives: 1. Identify symptoms and forms of depression. 2. Identify causes of depression in females. 3. Understand and identify depression indicators in female children. 4. Understand the unique ways in which depression presents in the adolescent female. 5. Identify problems that are common in depressed adult and elderly women. 6. Assess appropriate treatment strategies for the depressed female.
Hours: 3
Fees: $9.00