Geriatric mental health care training series


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Smith M, Buckwalter K.
John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, College of Nursing, University of Iowa

The primary purpose of this training series is to train nursing home staff in caring for and managing residents in six areas, including recognizing and treating depression and mental health issues in long-term care. Supplemental materials provide specific guidance on delivering the training, as well as materials and handouts for participants. An evaluation of this training series is available.