3012: Implementation of The Good Mood Protocol for the Screening, Referral and Management of Major Depression
This presentation will provide an overview of a Doctorate of Nursing Practice quality improvement project designed to improve depression care management services at a primary care clinic located in an impoverished rural community in Minnesota. Discussion will include the evidence supporting this intervention, actual components of the Good Mood Protocol, the findings and the future implications for nursing practice.
Speaker: Beth Good, DNP, RN, PMHCNS-BC, CARN
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. Describe 3-4 reasons supporting the need for more strategic, direct and rigorous evidence based approaches to address depression care management in primary care settings.
2. Discuss at least three findings and three positive nursing implications as a result of designing and implementing depression care management services in primary care settings.
3. Identify and apply at least 4-5 components of the Good Mood Protocol and it's accompanying Good Mood Toolkit to current outpatient practice situations.
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.
Friday, November 9th
APNA 26th Annual Conference
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Release Date: February 4, 2013
The contact hours for this session expire: February 28, 2014