Adult Family CAREGIVERS NETWORK MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES TRAININGS

Below are the training titles and descriptions for each Mental Health Issues AFCN training. After you have determined which trainings you are interested in ordering, select the number of tests and answer keys you will need for each. Only one answer key is needed for each training per facility. Each test includes a certificate of completion per caregiver.

 

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*We encourage you to check with the licensing entity in your state to ensure that AFCN trainings will be counted toward training hours for your caregivers.

 

**Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery. Order online for faster service.

 

Important Publisher's Note: Reproduction of Tests and Certificates of Completion may VOID your training hours.

 

**Please note, certificates are NOT mailed with the trainings. Certificates will be issued upon completions of the tests. Once you send us the completed tests, we will correct them and issue a certificate.

Description
COURSE ID
PRICE

Volume 1, No. 8 Training & Certificate

 

Coping with Cognitive Impairments

Communicating with someone with a cognitive impairment can be difficult, but the actions described in this article will help.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0108AECV
$3.50
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Volume 1, No. 8 Answer Key

0108AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 1, No. 12 Training & Certificate

 

Dealing with Depression

Contrary to popular opinion, depression is NOT a normal part of aging. Rather, it is a medical condition that should be treated at any age. This article explains how to do just that.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0112AECV
$3.50
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Volume 1, No. 12 Answer Key

0112AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 2, No. 5 Training & Certificate

 

Recognizing and Managing Bipolar Disorder

The role of family and caregivers in caring for someone with bipolar is crucial. Symptoms, treatment, and medications are among the areas explained.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0205AECV
$3.50
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Volume 2, No. 5 Answer Key

0205AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 3, No. 4 Training & Certificate

 

Recognizing and Managing Schizophrenia

This article describes the symptoms of schizophrenia, the different types of this disorder, as well as suggestions for managing this difficult mental condition.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0304AECV
$3.50
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Volume 3, No. 4 Answer Key

0304AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 3, No. 7 Training & Certificate

 

No Need to Suffer in Silence: Getting Past Depression Stigmas and into Treatment

Take note of noticeable changes in a resident's behavior or moods, which could be symptoms of a mental health condition. If one is diagnosed, there is still hope, and there is help.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0307AECV
$3.50
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Volume 3, No. 7 Answer Key

0307AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 4, No. 4 Training & Certificate

 

Understanding & Managing Autism Spectrum Disorders

A great deal of literature is being written about children with autism – but what about adults with autism? Effective treatments and coping strategies can improve symptoms significantly.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0404AECV
$3.50
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Volume 4, No. 4 Answer Key

0404AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 5, No. 1 Training & Certificate

 

Strategies for Successfully Coping with Dementia

Alzheimer's and other dementia are devastating illnesses, and coping with them can be extremely challenging. However, the strategies outlined in this article should prove helpful.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0501AECV
$3.50
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Volume 5, No. 1 Answer Key

0501AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 5, No. 3 Training & Certificate

 

Mental Health: Keys to Detection & Accurate Diagnosis

What is the difference between mental health and mental illness? What is a mental health condition? What should caregivers do once a diagnosis is made? This article explains.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0503AECV
$3.50
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Volume 5, No. 3 Answer Key

0503AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 5, No. 8 Training & Certificate

 

Mental Health Matters: Better Understanding Personality Disorders

This training presents numerous suggestions and advice for caregivers seeking help for individuals suspected of having a personality disorder.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0508AECV
$3.50
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Volume 5, No. 8 Answer Key

0508AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 5, No. 10 Training & Certificate

 

Assisting Residents With Traumatic Brain Injury

Caregivers of residents with traumatic brain injury (TBI) must be patient, flexible, and supportive. They must accept the person for who he/she is now – not who he/she used to be.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0510AECV
$3.50
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Volume 5, No. 10 Answer Key

0510AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 5, No. 11 Training & Certificate

 

Better Understanding Self-Injurious Behavior

What is self-injurious behavior (SIB)? What are some signs of SIB? What do some people engage in SIB? This article explains this dangerous and addictive behavior.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0511AECV
$3.50
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Volume 5, No. 11 Answer Key

0511AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 6, No. 1 Training & Certificate

 

Strategies for Managing Bipolar Disorder

This training focuses on the importance of medication management, documentation, and behavior management, in assisting individuals with bipolar disorder.

Category: Mental Health Issues

0601AECV
$3.50
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Volume 6, No. 1 Answer Key

0601AEAV
$1.50
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Volume 12, No. 11 Training & Certificate

 

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder & Relief Techniques

PTSD can happen to anyone as it revolves around any kind of traumatic event in one’s life, and caregivers need to be prepared to help residents cope with traumatic events of all kinds in their lifetime. This training highlights the victims of PTSD, the symptoms it imposes, possible treatment that is available, and strategies caregivers can use to help provide comfort and relief.

Category: Mental Health Issues

1211AECV
$3.50
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Volume 12, No. 11 Answer Key

1211AEAV
$1.50
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