The course will provide you with an understanding of depression in the elderly and the Carer’s role in this process, it will cover causes and risk factors, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, where to get help for depression. This course has been designed specifically for nurses, so you will find the information relevant to you and your employer’s specific needs.
- Causes and Risk Factors of Depression
- Signs and Symptoms of Depression
- Diagnosis of Depression
- Treatment of Depression
- Where to get help for Depression
Most commonly, people take around 2 hours to complete this course. There are short quizzes throughout the course that are there to check that you have retained the main points of the course. Don’t worry; you can attempt them as many times as needed, until you get it right.