Managing depression: CPD activities and specialist video
Evidence supporting the role of non-pharmacological approaches in managing depression is growing. Our CPD activities explore the latest evidence for these treatments and their place in therapy alongside antidepressants.
See below for a list of accredited CPD activities.
Dr Roderick McKay on managing depression
In this video, Dr Roderick McKay, Director of Psychiatry and Mental Health Programs at the NSW Institute of Psychiatry, discusses:
- how to approach patients with depression
- the range of management options for depression
- the key things GPs should consider when choosing an antidepressant.
Accredited CPD activities on depression
National Prescribing Curriculum module
Support and consider appropriate treatment for a teenager exhibiting symptoms of depression.... more
Depression treatment should be tailored to the individual patient. Complete a free continuing professional development (CPD) activity for GPs, pharma... more
Pharmacy Practice Review
This Pharmacy Practice Review is about quality use of antidepressants for depression. Find this activity and more free CPD for pharmacists here.... more
Re-examine treatment options and improve outcomes by learning about emerging evidence for supportive approaches, psychological treatments and antidepr... more