Depression and Men
This course is based on a publication by the National Institute of Mental Health that is about Men and Depression; it is available as an open-access article on the NIMH website. This is a detailed article and booklet that describes the types of depression, together with it’s relation to males of all ages including youths, adolescents and elderly men. The article also includes discussion on causes and treatments of depression in men and how it may differ than depression in women. This publication is an excellent primer for the mental health professional and provides the practitioner with specific information about the differences in depression in men compared to women. The course is targeted for beginning practitioners. Behavioral health professionals and addiction professionals can benefit from this course.
Author: National Institute of Mental Health
As a result of this completing this course, a professional will be able to:
- Describe the types of depression in men and how it is different than bipolar disorder in men
- Explain how depression varies in in men of all ages including youths, adolescents and the elderly
- Identify treatments methods that may be more effective for men
Citation: National Institute of Mental Health. Depression and Men, Bethesda (MD): National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services; NIH Publication No. 05-4972 Revised 2005. For additional references, please Click Here
This Ce-Classes.com course is approved for CE credit by:
- This course is NOT available for NBCC credit.
- Staff Training
- Employees Only: This course is approved for employee training. However, this course does not provide CE credit for licensed or certified professionals.
- This training does not offer ASWB ACE credit to social workers.
This course is Non Interactive .