Caring for the Mind: Providing Mental Health Information at Your Library

Participants will learn about the best electronic resources to consult, as well as ways to improve their print collections. Best approaches for handling interactions with emotional patrons will also be discussed.

This class will increase participants' skills for providing mental health information for care providers and the public.

NLM resources covered in this class include MedlinePlus, Drug Information Portal, as well as other NIH and freely available authoritative resources. 

By registering for this class, you are agreeing to the NNLM Code of Conduct

Objectives:
  • Gain awareness of mental health issues
  • Learn to respond to challenging reference questions for mental health information
  • Gain awareness of mental health resources for the public
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Class Details

Date(s): August 24, 2022
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
Platform: Webex
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CE Credits: 1.00
CE Categories: CHIS Level 1
Class Experience Level: Beginner
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