Up to 1 in 5 of us will become depressed at some point in our lives; with statistics like these, can you afford not to know about depression? This programme will help you cope with depression and care for those with it.

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About the course

This in-depth programme will guide you through depression, its causes, effects and treatments, deepening your understanding and helping you recognise the signs in yourself, colleagues or clients.

Who is this course for?

A ‘must have’ for induction, refresher, management and vocational training.

What does the course cover?

  • What is depression?
  • Causes of depression
  • Endorphins
  • Depression & the elderly
  • Depression & teenagers
  • At risk individuals
  • Mild depression
  • Moderate depression
  • Severe depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Post-natal depression
  • Psychotic depression
  • Post depression
  • Genetic factors
  • Alcohol & drug misuse
  • Childhood abuse
  • Traumatic events
  • Physical illness
  • Personality disorders
  • General worries
  • Grief
  • Signs of depression
  • Exercise
  • De-stressing
  • Suicide
  • Self-harming
  • Psychological symptoms
  • Physical symptoms
  • Medical treatments
  • Psychological treatments
  • Physical treatments
  • Alternative treatments
  • Lifestyle changes
  • Sleep
  • Family & friends
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How is the course assessed?

After each module you will be asked a set of multiple-choice questions. The answers are marked automatically so you instantly know your score.

Every trainee receives a FREE training certificate on completion of the course as evidence for your records.

Contributes to Care Certificate Standard 9

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All new health and social care workers should be inducted according to the Care Certificate framework. This replaces the Common Induction Standards and National Minimum Training Standards.

Social Care TV have a wide range of training that satisfies the requirements of the Care Certificate. Furthermore, our training covers, at the same time, important aspects of further vocational training.

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Also available as part of the Care Certificate Induction. Save up to £70!

This 20 course pack features all the training required for health and social care workers to satisfy the requirement of the Care Certificate.

This great value pack is perfect for new employees to get them inducted quickly and fully trained to national standards.

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  • CPD Accredited and Skills for Care Endorsed
  • Free certification
  • Standards compliant
  • Access course on desktop and mobile, from work or home
  • No time limits, work at your own pace
  • Monitor and track staff progress

This course is also available as part of our Care Certificate induction.

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