Anxiety Disorders - CHES175

Anxiety Disorders

by Susanne J. Pavlovich-Danis, MSN, ARNP-C, CDE, CRRN
CHES175
(4.4 / 178 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Health Education (1.00 CECH)

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Summary:

Anxiety can be mild, moderate, and severe, or even escalate to panic. While mild anxiety may be protective, a severely anxious person is so focused on specific details that he or she can’t think of anything else, and behavior becomes directed toward relieving the anxiety. Panic is associated with loss of control and a sense of dread, with increased motor activity, reduced ability to relate to others and distorted perceptions. The goal of this continuing education program is to update healthcare professionals’ clinical knowledge about screening, identifying and treating the most common types of anxiety disorders.

Objectives:

The goal of this anxiety disorder continuing education program is to update the clinical knowledge of healthcare providers about screening for, identifying and treating the most common types of anxiety disorders. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Define anxiety and identify two causes
  • Describe the common symptoms and treatments of five anxiety disorders
  • Relate two important questions to ask a patient when screening for anxiety disorders

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, dietitians/nutritionists, 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 or Nurse.com/CE. 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 OnCourse Learning, 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 (98709) for 01/01/2012 to 12/31/2015, 114941 for 01/01/2016 to 12/31/2019.

Course Originally Released on: 3/1/2012
Date of Most Recent Review: 7/13/2015
Course Termination/Update Date: 7/13/2018

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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Frederick D - Las Vegas, NV  ·  Sep 09, 2016
This lesson was very educational and easy to understand. It was very helpful. The lecturer did a great job on this.
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Patti T - Nolanville, TX  ·  Sep 02, 2016
I would like to see a little more research about the how often genetics plays a role in a lot of family members.
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JENNIFER E - Mesa, AZ  ·  Aug 07, 2016
Very informational and easy to follow.
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PATRICIA P - CONGERS, NY  ·  Aug 06, 2016
Since so many people suffer from anxiety, this course introduced you to the different types and how they are treated.
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Debbie B - Loveland, CO  ·  Aug 02, 2016
It provided good information that I can use in helping our patients with anxiety disorder understand it better
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