Family Violence: Treatment of Perpetrators and Victims
This course was developed using an excellent paper written by Dr. Donald Meichenbaum, Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of Waterloo, Canada and Research Director of the Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention and Treatment in Miami, Florida. Dr. Meichenbaum covers topics such as risk factors, danger signs, assessment, treatment options for both victims and perpetrators, an overview of batterer programs – do they work?, how to improve treatment of batterers, couples treatment and prevention programs.
Nursing: Safe Patient Handling
This public domain document includes an entire curriuclum for use by nurse educators to assist in properly teaching nurses new to the field safe patient handling and movement. Feel free to download this entire document to use in your curriculum in the training of nurses new to the field.
Patient-handling and movement activities are a necessary part of basic nursing care. Nurses of all ages and experience levels become injured on the job while performing tasks such as getting patients out of bed, transferring them to stretchers, or pulling them up in bed. This course covers areas that lead to risks of musculoskeletal disorders and that decrease the occurrence in nurses.
Homestudy: Ethics in Addictions Treatment
In their book, The Book of Ethics: Expert Guidance for Professionals who Treat Addiction, renowned psychiatric ethicists Cynthia Geppert and Laura Weiss Roberts tackle issues of autonomy, respect for persons, confidentiality, truth telling and nonmaleficence—setting the standard for contemporary ethical practices. They then illuminate these challenges with real-world case examples that show potential affects on a diverse group of patients, including women, adolescents, and people with co-occurring disorders or chronic pain.
Full information on new ceu’s and courses at Quantum Units Education
Quantum Units Education has added new CEU Courses to our website. Check them out below:
Online CE Courses:
Disruptive Behavior Disorders:
16 CEU Hours: $48
Ethics for Mental Health Professionals
2 CEU Hours: $6
Problems of Domestic Violence
1 CEU Hours: $3
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Quantum Units Education
We’re launching our latest feature for Florida licensees for the following boards:
1. Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling
2. Florida Board of Nursing
3. Florida Board of Nursing – Certified Nursing Assistants
We will start auto-uploading CE hours to CE Broker beginning November 7th. You might like to take a small course to test out the system. Allow 24 hours then check CE Broker to make sure the hours were reported properly to your board. Please advise us of any issues that may arise through our online support ticket system located here: http://www.QuantumUnitsEd.com/support/index.php. There may be a few kinks here and there but we are dedicated to smoothing them out as quickly as possible so that your CE hours are reported accurately.
If you belong to one of the boards listed above and have taken courses with Quantum prior to November 7th you will need to ‘self-submit’your hours to your board or through your CE Broker account if you have one.
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We Have New Online CEU Courses for You!
CEU Hours: 5
CEU Course Total: $15.00
Expert researchers and service providers from across the United States and Canada assembled to discuss the most commonly used forms of electronically delivered services and their potential efficacy with a variety of substance abuse and mental health issues. Subsequent meetings of the expert panel resulted in a recommendation for the development of a guidance document to include: purposes of E-therapy, specialty populations, evaluation, appropriate settings for service delivery, licensure, and administrative concerns.
Suicide Prevention & Suicide in the Elderly
CEU Hours: 5
CEU Course Total: $15.00
A short but informative guide for Health and Mental Health professionals. This guide discusses facts vs. myths of Suicide and presents an overview of preventive guidelines as well as a section devoted to suicide and the elderly.
Improving Mental Health in Women
CEU Hours: 6
CEU Course Total: $18.00
The Action Steps for Improving Women’s Mental Health represent a collaborative effort of women’s health experts across multiple agencies and offices. Its purpose is to spur positive changes. The hope is that policy planners, healthcare providers, researchers, and others will take up its suggested actions and help translate them into reality. In this way, we can promote improved mental health and a healthier future for the women and girls of America.
New Incentive CEU Plans
Incentive Plans for Live Presenters
Quantum Units Continuing Education has launched its new Incentive Discount Plan. Want to encourage attendance at your event? Purchase deeply discounted CEU hours for as little as 83 cents per hour and then gift licensed professionals with CEU vouchers while branding your company name. Pack the house at your next corporate-sponsored luncheon or event! Stay tuned for more details when we go live with this exciting new program in January.