Mental Health

This important and timely class covers the fundamentals and critical issues associated with new onset and persistent dementia. In addition to information on dementia material is also provided regarding delirium and depression. Critical information on the symptoms and diagnosis of dementia including care for caregivers is included.

This overview class covers bipolar disorders from several different perspectives including bipolar disorders and schizophrenia, psychosis and depression. Information is provided on testing and diagnosis of bipolar disorders. Extensive information regarding the relationship between bipolar disorder and schizophrenia is also provided.

This comprehensive class provides an overview of the brain and behavior. Information provided includes tools and techniques for managing issues associated with the elderly. An extensive and very valuable Caregiver Handbook is included.  Important information on effective dementia care is also provided.