NMPA Cultural Diversity Courses
Course Title: 8. The State of Health in New Mexico, 2013. (3 Cultural Diversity CE)
Credit: This course has been approved for 3 credit hours of category 2 cultural diversity continuing education credit for New Mexico psychologists.
The New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board and the New Mexico Social Work Board currently accept continuing education credits that are approved for New Mexico psychologists. These courses have not been approved for use in other states.
Summary: The State of Health in New Mexico, 2013, NM Dept. of Health. This report takes a comprehensive look at the various health and statistical trends among youth and adults involving infectious disease, substance use, mental illness, environmental health and access to care in these areas. Each of these areas also highlight the efforts the State has taken to address these problems and what still needs to be done in each of these areas to reduce death/recidivism and increase the health status of the population.