2 hours CPD. 

$40 credit. 

This module provides an overview of generalised anxiety disorder (GAD), including its prevalence in Australia, common causes and risk factors, and the pathophysiology of the condition. It highlights identifiable symptoms, diagnostic criteria and treatment options.

Key learning outcomes

At the end of this module, participants will be able to:

  1. describe generalised anxiety disorder (GAD)
  2. understand the impact of GAD in Australia
  3. understand risk factors and common causes for GAD
  4. identify symptoms of GAD
  5. describe the diagnostic criteria for GAD as outlined by the DSM-V (2013)
  6. suggest common treatment strategies for GAD including pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions.

ANMF (Vic Branch) members receive annual credit for online CPD modules to help meet your registration renewal requirements. Full- and part-time members receive $400; members on parental leave receive $120; student members receive $80. Credit renews every June.

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Course Duration in Hours: 2