The TMS for Depression Online Course has been developed by leading clinician researchers and is designed  for anyone interested in learning more about this new and innovative treatment for depression. We are currently offering two versions of the course: Theory Only or Theory plus Practical Skills.  More Information on these courses is provided below.

Additional online courses, including covering the use of Brain Stimulation in Research, are currently under development

 


TMS for Depression Online Course: Theory

This comprehensive online course is essential for anyone interested in learning the most up to date information on TMS and its use in the treatment of depression. The course consists of a series of didactic lectures and presentations from leading experts in the use of TMS, as well as guided readings.

A certificate of completion will be provided upon successful completion of a  multiple choice exam provided at the conclusion of the course.

Topics that are covered in the TMS for Depression Online Course: Theory include,

  • Introduction to TMS
  • Treatment of Major Depression Disorder: Evidence base for what works
  • Patient Selection
  • Maintenance and Repeat Treatment
  • Treatment of Other Disorders
  • Practical Issues in TMS Use/TMS Equipment and Regulation
  • Management of Side Effects/TMS Safety Considerations

Note: The TMS for Depression Online Course: Theory is for individuals not seeking practical skill certification. In order to obtain practical certification you must purchase the combined TMS for Depression Online Course: Theory and Practical Skills. 

 

Access the 'TMS for Depression Online Course: Theory' Here (coming soon)

TMS for Depression Online Course: Theory and Practical Skills

This comprehensive online course is essential for anyone interested in learning the most up to date theory and practical skills in relation to TMS for Depression. The course consists of a series of didactic lectures and presentations from leading experts in the use of TMS, as well as guided readings. This course also includes instruction and assessment of practical skills for TMS treatment of Depression.

A Certificate of Completion will be provided upon successful completion of a multiple choice exam provided at the end of the theory component, and examination of a video demonstration of either a Resting Motor Threshold or simulated TMS treatment session utilising TMS equipment. Guidance on creation of the video and elements to cover is provided.

 

Topics that are covered in the TMS for Depression Online Course: Theory and Practical Skills include,

  • Introduction to TMS
  • Treatment of Major Depression Disorder: Evidence base for what works
  • Patient Selection
  • Maintenance and Repeat Treatment
  • Treatment of Other Disorders
  • Practical Issues in TMS Use/TMS Equipment and Regulation
  • Management of Side Effects/TMS Safety Considerations
  • RMT Determination
  • Provision of TMS Treatment
  • Video Based Assessment of RMT or Provision of TMS Treatment

 

Access the 'TMS for Depression Online Course: Theory and Practical Skills' Here (coming soon)

More Online Brain Stimulation Courses Coming Soon…

For more information about our online courses contact us at tms-course@monash.edu