Late-life Depression

The presentation and characteristics of late-life depression are unique. This seminar focuses on understanding the impact of late-life depression and the importance of appropriately identifying the nature of the depression and applying appropriate treatment approaches. Learn about epidemiology and etiology of various types of depression unique to older adults. Also master effective psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacological treatment approaches.

At a glance

What: Late-life Depression

When: Last offered Sep 11, 2014. Check back for next offering.

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI

Cost: $120

Continuing education credit: 5 hours (0.5 CEUs)

Instructor: Art Walaszek

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For additional information, contact Suzanna Waters Castillo: 608-263-3174

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The presentation and characteristics of late-life depression are unique. This seminar focuses on understanding the impact of late-life depression and the importance of appropriately identifying the nature of the depression and applying appropriate treatment approaches.

You learn about:

  • Epidemiology of depression in older adults
  • Various types of depression unique to older adults
  • The etiology of these types of depression
  • Effective psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacological approaches