Course Learning Objectives/Outcomes
Social Worker CEU, Psychologist CE, Counselor CEU, MFT CEU
By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain the four recommendations for family and friends of a patient who has suffered a stroke.
-Explain six suggestions for getting up when you’re feeling down.
-Explain the five parts of the time orientation strategies technique.
-Explain the steps in the four point security technique.
-Explain seven focus areas for affirmations you might use with a client recovering from a stroke.
-Explain the four steps in the energy management technique.
-Explain four factors concerning the caregivers of stroke victims.
-Explain four consistent themes identified that describe features of emotional recovery from stroke.
-Explain how McEachron defines rehabilitation.
-Explain how Corbin and Strauss define the process of trajectory management.
-Explain what Bury argues about the effects of serious, chronic illness.
-Explain what may the lack of association between PSD and the sex of the patient indicate, considering the sex prevalence of depression in the general population has a female: male ratio of 2:1.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."