Total CE Credit Hours: 7
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101257
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About the Course:
The Prisoner of War presents the initial evaluations of the Persian Gulf War Prisoners of War (POW) and briefly reviews the literature on the psychiatric effects of the POW experience. The prison experience and the experience of repatriation and reintegration into the family are discussed.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Emotional Aftermath of the Persian Gulf War: Veterans, Families, Communites, and Nations created by Robert J. Ursano, M.D. (Editor) and Ann E. Norwood, M.D.
American Psychiatric Press
October 18, 2000
Course Material Authors
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about prisoners of war. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Describe the psychiatric assessment of the Persian Gulf War POWs.
Explain what happened during captivity for the POWs.
Identify the resistance and collaboration of the POWs.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
7 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
7 CE credit hours
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
7 CE credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
7 CPD hours
Our old link http://www.usuhs.mil/psy/PrisonerOfWar.pdf doesn’t find the material. This new link seems to cover the material, but it may be a shorten version.
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