Release Date: February 14, 2018 Expiration Date: February 28, 2019 (subject to change)
CE for this activity will not be available after this date.
Reference Number:17082791 Overview The purpose of this learning activity is to explore the burden of major depressive disorder and examine the importance of recognizing the physical, emotional and cognitive domains of depression in the primary care setting. Through discussion and a case study interwoven through the presentation, the speakers will explore strategies to help nurse practitioners align screening and assessment practices with evidence-based guideline recommendations and individualize treatment plans through shared decision-making communication techniques in collaboration with patients. CE Credit Instructions
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Complete the educational content completely:
Video Presentations: Watch all video presentations completely.
Review all additional materials provided (handouts, posttest reviews, any other downloadable resources).
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Objectives Upon completion, participants should be able to:
Integrate updated recommendations regarding screening for depression among adult patients in the primary care setting
Detail practical strategies for integrating shared decision making processes into the management of depression
Outline the treat-to-target concept for depression management
Integrate treatment plans for depression that consider individual patient treatment goals
Faculty Luann Richardson, PhD, DNP, FAANP, PMHNP Josh Hamilton, DNP, RN-BC, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, CNE, FAANP Disclosure This activity was developed by AANP in collaboration with Med-IQ and was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standard and Policies. It is supported by an educational grant from Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A, Inc. and Lundbeck.
Dr. Richardson has no relevant affiliations to disclose. Dr. Hamilton has the following affiliations:Honorarium/Consulting fees/advisory boards: Assurex Health/Myriad Genetics. This educational activity may contain opinions of the speakers from their personal experience. The activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings. Further, attendees/participants should appraise the information presented critically and are encouraged to consult appropriate resources for any product or device mentioned in this program. Additional Information For questions about this online CE activity, or more information concerning the AANP CE Center, contact the AANP CE Center Manager at CECenter@aanp.org.
1 Contact Hour(s) of CE, 0.4 of which may be applied towards Pharmacology