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Working with Mental Illness in LTC
Earn 1 hour CEU = .1 credit
Description:
This course reviews different mental illnesses that we are encountering in LTC including depression, bipolar, anxiety and schizophrenia. Therapeutic recreation is a great non-pharmacological approach to mood disorders.

Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:
    -  Develop a program design relative to mental illness clients.
    -  Evaluate changes in functioning of those with mental illness.
    -  Perform productive and meaningful groups and/or individualized interventions. 

Program Outline:
​1.    Define Mental Illness
2.    Recreation Therapy programs for those with Mental Ilnesses
3.    Mandt System