Multiple Sclerosis: Exercise
Continuing education course that provides mental health professionals with the latest research on exercise and multiple sclerosis. Learn how to help your patients manage fears and exercise safely with MS.
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Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Summarize the mental health benefits of physical activity and exercise in individuals with MS.
Identify at least two common barriers to exercise for individuals with MS, and strategies to help your patients overcome these barriers.
Identify at least one exercise strategy that can be used by individuals with Advanced MS.
What this course is all about
Created & Published: March 17, 2022
Course InstructionsFREE PREVIEW
Course Content the Way YOU Learn Best - Podcast, Transcript, or YouTube VideoFREE PREVIEW
Exercise: Post Test Assessment
Exercise: Course Evaluation
BONUS Content - Exercise Resource Page for Your Clinical Practice
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.
To obtain a certificate of completion for continuing education credits associated with this course, please follow the following steps:
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
It is absolutely critical that our program exemplifies accessibility for all participants.
And I could use some CEs
Have a patient newly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS)? Were you referred a patient with MS and would like to learn more so you can better support their mental health? This course is for you! This is the "What is MS" course for therapists.
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.
In this podcast course you'll learn about the challenges faced by those with multiple sclerosis when it comes to fatigue and sleep. You'll also learn strategies for helping your patients cope with these issues.