Adults and Mental Health – Anxiety
This article examines Anxiety and Mental Health in Adults. The article reviews the types of Anxiety disorders in adults and describes the etiology of Anxiety disorders in adults. Finally, it identifies the treatment approaches for anxiety in adults. This course is based on a portion of chapter four of a publication by the Surgeon General’s office entitled; Mental Health: A report by the Surgeon General. The report is also on the SAMSHA website. Mental Health: A Report of the Surgeon General.
This is a detailed article that at times can be difficult to read. This occurs during the complex discussions about the functions of the brain and pharmacological treatments for anxiety. This publication provides excellent information for the mental health professional, especially for those clinicians who work with adults and provides the practitioner with a great deal of much needed information. The course is targeted for beginning, intermediate and advanced practitioners.
Psychologists, social workers, mental health counselors, and marriage and family therapists can benefit from this course. This course may also be helpful for other clinical practitioners such as midwives, dieticians and nutritionists who work with clients who may experience anxiety and be at risk for anxiety disorders. This course is appropriate for beginning, intermediate and advanced level practitioners who need additional information about anxiety disorders in adults.
Author: Surgeon General
Learning Objectives: This course will provide the practitioner with information about anxiety disorders in adults. Specifically, a professional will:
- Recognize the types of Anxiety disorders in adults
- Describe the etiology of Anxiety disorders in adults.
- Identify the treatment approaches for Anxiety disorders in adults.
Citation: Surgeon General. Mental Health: A Report of the Surgeon General. Chapter 4 Adults and Mental Health. Bethesda (MD): US Department of Health and Human Services. Reviewed by TM DiDona, PhD 2018 and found to be current. For a full list of current references, please Click Here
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- 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.
- The Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #852 BAP-Expires 3/31/2021
This course is Non Interactive .