National Diabetes Education Program

Continuing Education

Diabetes at Work: What's Depression Got to Do with It?

ACTIVITY NUMBER:

WB 2235

ACTIVITY TITLE/TOPIC

Diabetes at Work: What's Depression Got to Do with It?

FACULTY/CREDENTIALS:

  • 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:

  • Joseph Benitez, BS, MPH
  • Joseph Bertfulo, MPH, MSN
  • Rosemary Bretthauer-Mueller
  • Darrlyn Cornelius-Averhart, MPH, CHES
  • Sara Critchley, BSN, MS
  • Jane Derebery, MD
  • Catherine Dentinger, FNP, MS
  • Janet Ehlers, RN, MSN
  • Jennie Ellen, MD
  • Lori Elmore, MPH, CHES
  • Irene Heaston, RN, MSN
  • Paul Hodgins, MD, MPH
  • Olivia Huggins
  • Melody Johson Morales, PhD
  • Jane Kelly, MPH
  • Jason Lang, MPH, MS
  • Kay Lawton, RN, MN
  • Jeannette May, MPH, CHES
  • Malinda McCarthy
  • Lela McKnight-Eily, PhD
  • Anne Moorman, BSN, MPH
  • Melody Johnson Morales, PhD
  • Apophia Namageyo-Funa, MPH, CHES
  • Sarah O'Leary, AM, MPH
  • Laura Ours, MS, CHES
  • Lynda Parham, PhD
  • Paran Pordell, MPH, CHES
  • Terry Raymer, MD
  • Mark Rivera, PhD
  • Marcia Rubin, PhD, MPH
  • James Schwendinger, MPH, MSN
  • Renita Selmon, MS, ARNP, CDE
  • Laura Shea, RN, MA
  • Susan Shewmaker, MA, RN
  • Antonia Spadaro, EdD, RN
  • Charlotte Stout, MPH
  • Judy Thibadeau, RN, MN
  • Chris Thomas, MPH, CHES
  • Pamella Thomas, MD, MPH
  • Roger VanDyke, RN
  • Joan Ware, MSPH
  • Adeline Yerkes, RN, MPH
  • Xuanping Zhang, PhD

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

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.

OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to accomplish the following:

  1. Describe the association between diabetes and depression.
  2. List the symptoms of depression.
  3. Explain gender differences in risk for depression.
  4. Describe why diabetes and depression are important considerations in the workplace. 
  5. Cite ways in which an employer can help an employee who is depressed

ORIGINATION/EXPIRATON DATES:

April 18, 2013 - April 18th, 2015

LOCATION:

URL: https://diabetesatwork.org/DiabetesResources/DepressionCaseStudy.cfm 

HARDWARE/SOFTWARE:

Computer, internet access, URL: https://diabetesatwork.org/DiabetesResources/DiabetesandDepression.cfm

MATERIALS:

None

TARGET AUDIENCE:

Business leaders, physicians, nurses, physician assistants, certified health education specialists, administrators, and other health care professionals

PREREQUISITES:

Target audience needs to have a basic knowledge of diabetes and depression.

FORMAT:

This is a Web-based course.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

National Diabetes Education Program
One Diabetes Way
Bethesda, MD 20814-9692

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Division of Diabetes Translation
1-800-CDC-INFO
1-800-232-4636

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:

CME:

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.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Web-based educational activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE:

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 1.0 contact hours.

CEU:

The CDC has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102. The CDC is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 ANSI/IACET CEU's for this program.

CECH:

Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designed for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) to receive up to 1.0 Category 1 continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0.0. CDC provider number GA0082.

DISCLOSURE:

In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, and the content experts wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters.  Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

CDC does not accept commercial support.

SUPPORT/FUNDING:

This Web-course was developed by the National Diabetes Education Program.

METHOD OF PARTICIPATION:

Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education

  • Go to the CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online at http://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.
  • Continuing education for additional professions may be offered in the future.
    Visit www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline  for updates.

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If you have any questions or problems please contact:
CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online
1-800-41TRAIN or 404-639-1292
E-mail at ce@cdc.gov

The requirements for obtaining continuing education include reading Diabetes at Work: What's Depression Got to Do With it?, registering on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's continuing education Web site (www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline), and completing an evaluation form and post-test.

FEES:

No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.

*Links to non-Federal organizations are provided solely as a service to our users. Links do not constitute an endorsement of any organization by the NDEP or the Federal Government, and none should be inferred. The NDEP is not responsible for the content of the individual organization Web pages found at this link.

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' National Diabetes Education Program is jointly sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with the support of more than 200 partner organizations.