This program is designed to help in training general practitioners and other healthcare workers. The program is organized into several modules, the first of which is a core module which provides an overview of the fundamental aspects of depressive disorders.
Each module contains:
- Core test
- Glossary of terms
- Lecture notes for trainers
- Material for transparencies
- Course syllabus and other handouts for participants
- Suggested reading list
- Reference list
Chairman: Prof. Costas N. Stefanis
Members: Prof. Lewis L. Judd, Prof. Norman Sartorius
Module 1: Overview of fundamental aspects
Module 2: Depressive Disorders in Physical Illness
Module 3: Depressive Disorders in Older Persons
Chairman: Prof. J. J. Lopez Ibor
Vice-chairman: Prof. C. Ballús
Members: Prof. Jules Angst, Prof. José L. Ayuso-Gutierrez, Prof. Mohan Isaac, Prof. Michel Linden, Prof. Paul Linkowski, Prof. Stuart Montgomery, Prof. Driss Moussaoui, Prof. Constantin R. Soldatos, Prof. Madhukar H. Trivedi.
Chairman: Prof. Eugene S. Paykel.
Vice-chairman: Prof. Cornelius Katona.
Members: Prof. Per Bech, Prof. Julien D. Guelfi, Prof. Bisi A. Odejide, Prof. Gordon Parker.