Mental Health in the New Normal


There isn't a cost to participate in this online course. The estimated time to complete this course is 30 minutes. Learners will be asked to complete an activity post-assessment with a pass score of 75%.

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Once you register for the course, you will have 30 days from the date of enrollment to complete the course. The exact date that your access expires will be indicated within the Course Summary box on this webpage.

Target Audience

Healthcare professionals.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the concept of normality and new normality.
  • Define the concept of mental health.
  • Recognize the factors that influence the mental state of people.
  • Identify effective actions to maintain a good mental health.

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Recording date: October 2, 2020
Date of original release: October 6, 2020
Most recent review/update: October 6, 2020
Termination date: October 5, 2023

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 0.50 AOA Category 2­B
  • 0.50 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 0.50 CPME
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Course expires: 

Miriam Osorio, MD
Faculty in Undergraduate Medical Programme, Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, Lima, Peru

Dr. Osorio had worked in the Hermilio Valizan Mental Health for 12 years in the acute hospitalization ward and in the psychiatric intensive care unit. Then, at the Guillermo Almanera Irigoyen Hospital for 5 years in the specialized outpatient office for psychiatry and emergency room, both located in Lima-Peru. She also attended training in Child Psychiatry at the Complutense University of Madrid and training in Child psychosis and Autism at the Autonomous University of Mexico. Dr. Osorio has a Master's Degree in Public Health that allows her to analyze threats to community health in a comprehensive way that is used for the field of research. She is currently a doctoral student in Neuroscience at the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. To balance her medical training, she is certified in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy and Professional Advice and Counseling. She also enjoys Art History, Sculpture, and Yoga.

Accreditation Statements

  • DPM: Des Moines University (DMU) is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. DMU has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.5 continuing education contact hours.
  • MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS). Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this enduring materials activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 0.5 AOA Category 2-B credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.
  • Other Healthcare Professionals: This enduring materials activity is designated for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Educational Grants

No commercial interest company provided financial support for this continuing education activity. 


The speaker(s) will disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content and the selection of speakers is the responsibility of the activity director.

Relevant to the content of this educational activity, the following individuals have no financial conflicts with commercial interest companies to disclose:

  • Miriam Osorio - Speaker
  • Sondra Schreiber, MA - Activity Director 


The information provided at this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 0.50 AOA Category 2­B
  • 0.50 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 0.50 CPME


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