Discuss racial disparities as they pertain to diagnosis, treatment, and outcomes of African Americans and racial minorities with multiple sclerosis
Identify at least one strategy for promoting equity and eliminating disparities for individuals living with MS
This module will explore what is known about MS in Black, African American, and US minority populations. It will also explore the psychologist or mental health provider’s role in promoting equity, and eliminating disparities in ethnic minorities with multiple sclerosis.
About this course
Empathie, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Empathie, LLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Find Empathy has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7257. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Find Empathy is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Find Empathy, #1817, is approved as an ACE provider to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. ACE provider approval period:
06/14/2022 – 06/14/2023. Social workers completing this course receive 1.25 continuing education credit.
ENROLL in this course and create an Empathy account
COMPLETE COURSE CONTENT in one of 3 ways:
• Listen to the corresponding course podcast by streaming it on the webpage, downloading the audio file, or listening to it on your favorite podcast provider.
• Read the podcast transcript, in its entirety
• Watch podcast video on YouTube
TAKE THE POST-TEST assessment and achieve a passing grade of at least 75%
Complete the COURSE EVALUATION
Once you have completed the above steps, your course certificate will automatically populate for download and will automatically be sent to the email linked to your account. It can be downloaded immediately and will be available for future download.
Once enrolling in a course, you will have 30 days to complete the post-test and course evaluation. If your access lapses before completing all tasks, you will need to re-enroll.
Once you have completed the post-test and program evaluation, your certificate will be immediately available for download. Access to the certificate will expire after 365 days. Find Empathy will keep course certificates on file for 7 years. If a certificate is needed, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
POST TEST RETAKE POLICY
You are allotted 3 retries to achieve the acceptable 75% passing grade.
While our educational offerings are primarily in podcast format, we also provide a written transcript for each course. It will be available on the course landing page and available for download in PDF format.
CE credits require a post-test assessment. The assessment is untimed and provided in writing on the course website. However, for individuals with visual impairments, or those that may benefit from an orally presented post-test and program evaluation, contact us. We will work with you to find an alternative option for completing the course post-test and program evaluation.
We remain available and open to ANY additional requests for format modification or additional assistance.
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This course is intended for psychologists and social workers.
It is also appropriate for mental health counselors and therapists.
The instructional level is at the introductory and intermediate level.
The primary format of the course is podcast; a non-interactive distance-learning recorded audio continuing education course.
It is available via all major podcast providers including, but not limited to Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify, and more. You can also listen to the podcast via the player on our website or download it for free to your favorite digital device.
To ensure our course material is accessible, we also provide the content in video (with subtitles) and written forms.
There is no known commercial support or conflict of interest for this CE program, content, or instructor(s).
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Multiple Sclerosis: Adventure & Wilderness Programs
Structured outdoor programs, like First Descents, provide the opportunity for trialing skills talked about in therapy - testing perceived capabilities, practicing problem solving, and improving communication skills. Learn more with this course.
Multiple Sclerosis: Individual and Group Mood Interventions
Up to half of individuals living with MS will experience symptoms of depression. However, not every bad mood is depression. In this episode we will learn the difference between a diagnosable emotional disorder and normal fluctuations in mood.
Multiple Sclerosis: Employment & Disability
This three-part podcast course will help you guide your patients through a tricky maze of employment issues - from the time they are diagnosed with MS to deciding to leave the workforce.