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Diabetes at Work: What's Depression Got to Do with It?
- Pamela Allweiss, MD, MPH, Medical Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Lemyra DeBruyn, PhD, Senior Scientist/Field Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Michelle D. Owens-Gary, PhD, Behavioral Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Dawn Satterfield, PhD, RN, Native Diabetes Wellness Program Team Lead/Health Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
NDEP would like to acknowledge the past contributions of several partners:
- Ann Albright, PhD, RD, Director, Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Shereen Arent, JD, Executive Vice-President, Government Affairs & Advocacy, American Diabetes Association
- Lawrence Barker, PhD, Associate Director of Science, Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Christine Hunter, PhD, Director of Behavioral Research, National Institutes of Health
- Jane Kelly, MD, Medical Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Monica Lathan-Dye, PhD, MPH, CHES, Research Program Analyst, National Institutes of Health
- Patrick Lustman, PhD, Professor, Washington University School of Medicine
- Melissa Stankus, MPA, Health and Productivity Management Consultant, The Chelko Consulting Group LLC
NDEP would like to acknowledge the following individuals for pilot testing these materials:
Diabetes at Work: What's Depression Got to Do with It? This Web page has been developed as an additional resource for the National Diabetes Education Program's (NDEP) Diabetes at Work Web site. This Web page describes the association between diabetes and depression, how these two chronic illnesses can impact an employee, and the role that employers can play in assisting employees who are experiencing both conditions.
At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to accomplish the following:
- Describe the association between diabetes and depression.
- List the symptoms of depression.
- Explain gender differences in risk for depression.
- Describe why diabetes and depression are important considerations in the workplace.
- Cite ways in which an employer can help an employee who is depressed.
ORIGINATION DATE: April 18, 2013
RENEWAL DATE: April 18, 2015
EXPIRATION DATE: April 18, 2017
Computer, internet access, URL: https://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/diabetesatwork/training/depression.html
Business leaders, physicians, nurses, physician assistants, certified health education specialists, administrators, and other health care professionals.
Target audience needs to have a basic knowledge of diabetes and depression.
This is a Web-based course.
National Diabetes Education Program
One Diabetes Way
Bethesda, MD 20814-9692
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Division of Diabetes Translation
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
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This activity provides 1.0 contact hours.
The CDC is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.
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This Web-course was developed by the National Diabetes Education Program.
To receive continuing education (CE)
- Complete the activity
- Complete the Evaluation at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline
- Pass the posttest at 80% at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline
Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education
- Go to the CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline. If you have not registered as a participant, click on New Participant to create a user ID and password; otherwise click on Participant Login and login.
- Once logged on to the CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online Web site, you will be on the Participant Services page. Click on Search and Register. Enter the course number (WB2235) or a keyword under Keyword Search. Click on View.
- Click on the course title "Diabetes at Work: What's Depression Got to Do with It?" Select the type of CE you would like to receive and then click Submit. Three demographic questions will come up. Complete the questions and then submit. A message will come up thanking you for registering for the course. If you have already completed the course you may choose to go right to the evaluation and posttest. Complete the evaluation and submit. Complete the post-test and submit. A record of your course completion will be located in the Transcript and Certificate section.
- When asked for a verification code, please use DIABDEP-07.
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