This course will be discontinued November 28, 2014. Please plan to complete the test by the end of November 27th if you wish to earn contact hours for it.
The goal of this webinar is to educate healthcare providers about how to identify Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among veterans and how to help them seek treatment. Upon completion, participants will be able to:
- Identify ways in which PTSD can potentially impact patients and their families
- List two barriers that people with PTSD say prevent them from seeking mental healthcare
- List two ways healthcare providers can help patients access mental health care
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, physicians, EMTs/paramedics, social workers, occupational therapists, and health educators.
Health educators: 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 www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.
Sponsored by ContinuingEducation.com, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours.
Provider ID: CA0084.