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Depression in Mothers

Course #: 09-405

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CE Credit Hours: 2.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours

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Course Description

CEU Course Description 

Nurses who work with mothers with young children are in a position to address a very serious problem that often goes unnoticed.  This CEU course provides background information about depression and offers ideas that nurses can use daily when helping mothers, and their families, who may be suffering from depression.  Useful resources and handouts for mothers with depression are also included.

 CEU Course Objectives

  1. Discuss the aspects that are important to stress to a mother that is prescribed medication for depression.
  2. Enumerate the signs and symptoms that may indicate depression.
  3. Explain the family situations that may increase the chances of depression in mothers.
  4. Investigate the action steps that a nurse can take when working with a mother who may be depressed.

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