4027: Psychiatric Nurses' Attitudes and Persons with Borderline Personality Disorder: Focus on Clinical Practice, Education and Best Practices - A Follow Up
The program is a follow-up of the 2011 APNA research presentation "Psychiatric Nurses' Attitudes and Persons with BPD" with a focus on best practices, education, and clinical practice for nurses providing care to persons with BPD. Specific education and best practice strategies including DBT clinical modifications, that can be planned (within resources) by the nurse and/or institution will be presented.
Speaker: Judith Hauck, DNP, PMHCNS-BC
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: 45 minutes
Target Audience: RN, APRN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Identify the importance of the nurse-client relationship, attitudes and issues when working with persons with BPD.
2. Describe specific educational strategies and best practices, within resources, that will improve nursing care to persons with BPD.
3. Identify specific steps the nurse or institution can plan, within their resources, that will enhance the nursing care and patient outcomes to persons with BPD.
Continuing Nursing Education
0.75 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.
Saturday, November 10th
Recovery Practice Track
APNA 26th Annual Conference
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Release Date: January 25, 2013
The contact hours for this session expire: February 28, 2016