Facilitating the Self-Disclosure Process for Persons with Hidden Disabilities AAMA

Facilitating the Self-Disclosure Process for Persons with Hidden Disabilities 

Course Expiration Date:  5/1/20

 If you are purchasing this course the cost is $75.00.

Course Description:  Students with any type of disability have rights. Learn the tools to appropriately engage students with hidden disabilities in the disclosure process. Discover the importance of self-disclosure on the education delivery system and how the collective efforts will increase opportunities for success in students with disabilities. 

Instructor:  Macie P. Smith, Ed.D., LBSW, C-SWCM

Target Audience:  Nursing, Social Workers, Counselors and Therapists, Medical Assistants, and any other interested healthcare worker

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this presentation, the learner will be able to:

  • discuss disabilities rights and its impact on society
  • discuss the importance of self-disclosure in the education delivery system
  • describe how collective efforts increase opportunities for academic success for persons living with disabilities

Credit Statements:

Certified Medical Assistants: This program, #136089,  has been granted prior approval by the American Association of Medial Assistants (AAMA) for  2.5 G credit. Granting approval in no way constitutes endorsement by the AAMA of the program content of the program's sponsor.

Others: This program is approved for 0.25 CEUs (2.5 clock hours) by Upstate AHEC and meets the SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement: Upstate AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity of this program to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of this presentation or materials.

The speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in this activity.

Provision of this education activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.  

Credit Requirements: To receive CE credit for completing this online course you must complete 100% of the material, receive at least 80% passing grade on post-test and complete the evaluation.

Once you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation you will be able to print a certificate for verification of credit.

The process for enrolling in AHECU courses has changed. Please go to www.upstateahec.org and click the blue AHECU/Distance Education block to register for online courses.  There is a tutorial on the web site if you need assistance with the registration process.