Depression Screening: Best Practices in Convenient Care Settings
Released: May 25, 2015
Expires: May 31, 2017
- CE for this activity will not be available after this date.
This presentation discusses the use of screening tools to identify and give guidance to the patient seeking care. Evidence-based guidelines for providing support and possible treatment strategies for the patient will be discussed. The importance of the identification of depressed patients will be outlined.
This session was recorded during the 2014 AANP Specialty Conference. The full session is presented here in a MP4 format with a posttest review. Please Note: If you have already received credit for a specific course offered at an AANP conference, you may NOT claim additional credit for the same course in a different format.
After completion of this activity participants will be better able to:
•Describe the types of depression screening tools that are suited for use in the Convenient Care setting
•Discuss the use of the screening tools to identify and give guidance to the patient seeking care
•Discover evidence-based guidelines for providing support and possible treatment strategies for the patient
•Understand the importance of the identification of depressed patients
Faculty: Joyce M. Knestrick, PhD, CRNP, FNP, FAANP
This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standards. Dr. Knestrick has no relevant affiliations to disclose
To complete the CE for this activity review all the content, successfully complete the online post-test and evaluation. You will then be able to view/print your certificate of completion. For questions or more information concerning this online CE opportunity please contact Stormy Causey, Education Manager, at CECenter@aanp.org.