|Duration: 0.6 hours (the average time to complete the training program, including final assessments).
Credits Hours: 1
Self-paced Training: 24/7 access to course.
Enrollment Period: 3 months.
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Training Program: Depression (MDD): Treatment
Training Provided By: BioPharma Institute
Availability: Immediately available upon ordering.
Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment. The diagnosis for depression is termed Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) and is one of the most prevalent mental illnesses, affecting an estimated 17% of the world population at some point in their lifetime. A heterogeneous and complicated mood disorder, depression can wreak havoc on an individual and, in the most tragic cases, can culminate in suicide. The treatment options for MDD are discussed in this course.
Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire program and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment with >80% passing grade within a 90 day period of time (180 days for Professional Certification Programs). Certificate is accessible in PDF format immediately after satisfying requirements.
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The Depression (MDD): Treatment course is found in the following professional certification program(s):
List and describe the main classes of drugs used in the treatment of MDD. Explain the mechanism of actions for each pharmacological agent presented. Summarize the underlying mechanism, indications and contraindications, and side effects of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). Summarize the underlying mechanism, indications and contraindications, and side effects of vagal nerve stimulation (VNS). Discuss the role of psychotherapy in the treatment of MDD. Discuss the complications associated with the progression of MDD. List the comorbid disorders commonly seen in patients with MDD.
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