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
Content Level: Intermediate
Domain of OT: Client Factors
Domain of OT: Activity Demands
Occupational Therapy Process: Evaluation
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, physicians, EMTs/paramedics, social workers, occupational therapists, and health educators.
Occupational therapists: 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.
ContinuingEducation.com is an approved provider of continuing education for occupational therapists by the American Occupational Therapy Association.
ContinuingEducation.com is also accredited by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy (provider # FBN 50-1489).
Continuing education approved by the American Occupational Therapy Association is accepted for relicensure by the state boards for occupational therapists in: Alaska, Nevada, Arkansas, New Hampshire, Delaware, North Carolina, District of Columbia, Ohio, Illinois, Oregon, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Rhode Island, Maryland, South Carolina, Minnesota, Texas, Mississippi, Tennessee, Missouri, Vermont, Montana & Virginia.