3021: Knowledge, Stigma, Advocacy & Caring: Student Learning in the Willard Suitcase Exhibit
The Willard Suitcase Exhibit was a service learning experience partnered with Mental Health America where students acted as docents to greet visitors to the exhibit. Themes of knowledge, stigma, advocacy and caring were identified.
Speaker: Joyce Ott, DNP, RN
Disclosures: This presenter has no conflicts of interest or commercial support to disclose. Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 30 minutes
Target Audience: APRN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Describe the academic partnership between Duquesne University School of Nursing and Mental Health America to plan the Willard Suitcase Exhibit.
2. Describe the Willard Suitcase Exhibit as a Service Learning experience for nursing students.
3. Discuss student perception of learning during the Willard Suitcase Exhibit by discussing reflection paper themes of Knowledge, Stigma, Advocacy and Caring.
Continuing Nursing Education
0.5 contact hours. * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to the entire session, complete an evaluation, and earn a passing score on the post test before the expiration date. You will have 5 tries to correctly answer the questions on the post test. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. We cannot award credit unless all steps are completed.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Friday, November 9th
Undergraduate Education Track
APNA 26th Annual Conference
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Release Date: January 11, 2013
The contact hours for this session expire: October 1, 2015