Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents

Course Expiration Date: 12/31/22

This course is free.  

Course Description:  This program is brought to you through a partnership with SC LEND which provides certified nursing assistants (CNAs) and CNA instructors with information that will aid in their ability to develop and prepare the long-term care workforce to become compassionate nurturing advocates.

Instructor: Dr. Michelle Macias

Target Audience: Nurses, Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors and any other healthcare professional

Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Outline the diagnostic criteria for ADHD
  • Identify common co-existing conditions
  • List effective treatments for children and adolescents diagnosed with ADHD

Length of Course: 1 hour

Credit Statements:

Licensed Nurses:  Upstate AHEC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive 1.0 contact hours.

Social Workers: This program has been approved by Upstate AHEC, as part of the SC AHEC system, under its accreditation by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners for 1.0 clock hours of non-social work continuing education.

Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists: This program has been approved for 1.0  hours of continuing education by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.

Others:  This educational offering provides 0.1 CEUs (1.0 clock hour) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC

Disclosure Statement: Upstate AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity of this program to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of this presentation or materials.

The speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in this activity.

Provision of this education activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.  

Credit Requirements: To receive CE credit for completing this online course you must complete 100% of the material, receive at least 80% passing grade on post-test and complete the evaluation.

Once you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation you will be able to print a certificate for verification of credit.

The process for enrolling in AHECU courses has changed. Please go to www.upstateahec.org and click the blue AHECU/Distance Education block to register for online courses.  There is a tutorial on the web site if you need assistance with the registration process.