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Mental Health & Older Adults‚ Part 2 - CE519
Mental Health & Older Adults‚ Part 2
Mental Illness in Later Life

CE519 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Joan Calandra, PhD, RN
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The purpose of this program is to review mental illnesses in older adults. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the manifestation and treatment of anxiety disorders and mood disorders
  • Identify and describe at least two neurocognitive disorders and distinguish them from delirium and depression
  • Discuss the interaction of schizophrenia symptoms with the aging process

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses and physical therapists.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at or If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at and search for this topic title.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 9/30/2018

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