The purpose of this course is to familiarize Assisted Living Administrators and Nursing Home Administrators with the effects of stress on the brain and body and to provide tools for the prevention of caregiver burnout. By the end of the course, learners will be able to: 1) define the general concept of stress, 2) describe 3 effects of chronic stress on the brain, 3) describe 3 effects of chronic stress on the body systems, 4) explain 3 potential strategies that may be used for self-care and with patients/residents in order to decrease the negative effects of chronic stress.
This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 1.25 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval #x20220324-1.25-A73097-DL. This course applies to the following professions:
- Nursing Home Administrators (all states)
- Residential Care/Assisted Living Administrators (most states)
Learners must pass final quiz with 80% or more; may re-take as often as needed. Course will be updated or discontinued on or before July 31, 2023.
States that do not accept NAB/NCERS approval for assisted living include California, District of Columbia, Maryland, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Washington. It is your responsibility to verify that your state board will accept continuing education credits approved by NAB. If you are a California RCFE Administrator, you can access our CA RCFE Administrator CEU catalog.