When Illness Strikes You

CE Credits
1
Exam Items
10
Description

In this article, found in the November APA Monitor on Psychology, the authors present an overview of the research that explains why seriously ill, and consequently distressed, psychologists may be ineffective at assessing and monitoring their professional competence and determining whether they should stop working. In addition, they recommend ways psychologists can prevent and manage the threats to their competence that may come with life-threatening illnesses. 

Part of the APA Monitor’s CE Corner article series.

Learning Objectives
  • Comprehend the most common responses to life-threatening illness.
  • Describe the limitations of self-monitoring competence during personal illness.
  • Articulate strategies for assessing and enhancing competence when responding to one’s own life-threatening illness or that of a colleague. 
Instructor(s)
W. Brad Johnson, PhD and Jeffrey E. Barnett, PsyD
Co-sponsor(s)

CE CornerThe CE Corner programs are in collaboration with the APA Monitor on Psychology Office.

Price
$35.00 for Non-members
$25.00 for Members/Affiliates
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