Chat with us, powered by LiveChat

Want Unlimited CE?

Mentally Healthy Aging – 3 CE

Activity Overview

This course provides the most effective strategies for overcoming the stigma surrounding mental illness to overcome these barriers and improve the quality of life for older adults with mental health diagnoses.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Understand the results of key research studies focused on older adults and mental health.
  2. Name and define the different types of stigma and discrimination that impacts older adults with mental illnesses.
  3. Name and define the various barriers that make it difficult to overcome the stigmas surrounding mental illness.
  4. Understand how barriers to overcoming stigma continue the cycle of discrimination.
  5. Identify the most effective strategies for overcoming the stigma surrounding mental illness, especially among older adults.
  6. Understand the importance of continued efforts to overcome these barriers and improve the quality of life for older adults with mental health diagnoses.

Content Complexity

  Level 2. Basic Application of Skills and Concepts

Financial Support Disclosure

This activity was developed by AchieveCE free of any commercial support.

Delivery Type

Home Study Monograph



3.0 Contact Hours

Target Audience

Advanced Practice RN
Certified Nursing Assistant
Licensed Practical Nurse
Marriage and Family Therapist
Mental Health Counselor
Nursing Home Administrator
Registered Nurse
Social Worker

Activity Type

Contains case-based material


Provider No. 50-20641
CA BRN No. 2020138
CE Broker No. 20-762666


Jaimini Patel, RPH, PHD, MBA



Requirements for Credit

Participants must score a passing grade of 70% or higher on the activity post-test and complete an activity evaluation. There are no time limits and unlimited test-taking attempts. Credits will be reported automatically to CE Broker if your license information is entered properly in your profile.

PLEASE NOTE.  AchieveCE does hold national accreditation from the Academy of General Dentistry. AchieveCE also is an approved provider of nursing CE from both the California Board of Nursing and the Florida Board of Nursing. For all other professions, this activity is only approved for Florida credit.

CE Broker Reporting

If you are licensed under a board supported by CE Broker, feel free to log into your CE Broker account to view your reported courses or to contact their support staff.

Hardware Requirements

Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Mac OS X 10.1 or higher
iOS 10+, Android 4.3+

Software Requirements

Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox
Adobe Acrobat Reader

Network Requirements

Broadband Internet Connection:
T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
4G cellular connection

You may also be interested in:

Management of Acute Stroke in Older Patients – 2 CE

This course in managing the risks of stroke provides healthcare professionals with an overview of the many symptoms of a stroke, how they manifest as ...


Programs for Persons Facing Death with Dementia – 2 CE

This course reviews the various types of progressive degenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease, with a focus on the methods of developing...


Effective Treatment and Care for Geriatric and Older Adults – 5 CE

Learn more about elder abuse, age-related memory changes, and effective care treatment plans for geriatric patients in this CE....


Ready to Start?

Enjoy your CE experience today!