PHQ9 & GAD-7: Screening and Assessment
The GAD-7 and PHQ-9 screening tools are widely used across the health plan’s clinical teams, to assess members for the presence of symptoms associated with depression or generalized anxiety. This educational activity will provide staff with information to ensure accuracy, efficacy, and efficiency relative to the screening and assessment of members who display signs and/or symptoms of general anxiety disorder or depression.
RNs / SW / Health Coaches / Dieticians
- Review the GAD-7 and PHQ-9 screening questions and illustrate skills for administration
- Illustrate the application of motivational interviewing skills in screening/assessment
Program begins at 12:00pm and adjourns at 1:00pm Total Education Time: 1 Hour
Review the GAD-7 and PHQ-9 screening questions and illustrate skills for administration
Andrea Brown, MA, LPC
Case study and discussion using motivational interviewing skills during screening/assessment
Andrea Brown, MA, LPC
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
CCM CE will be provided: 1 CE - CCM COA will be sent via email from UPMC Health Plan nurse planner
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, University of Pittsburgh is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. University of Pittsburgh maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credits.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hours.
Social Work (ASWB)
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Social Work Education activity is 1.0 contact hours.
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.00 ASWB
- 1.00 Attendance