4033: Changing Inpatient Psychiatry: Moving From Control to Empowerment Through Behavioral Activation
Behavioral Activation is an evidenced based milieu approach that assists patients in making targeted behavioral changes. Review of a study conducted on an inpatient psychiatric unit will be conducted. Behavioral Activation principles that can be incorporated into inpatient treatment along with a patient self report tool will be presented.
Speaker: Patricia Roberts, MSN, PMHCNS-BC, NE-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. Define Behavioral Activation Communication and its utilization on an inpatient psychiatric unit.
2. Review BAC installation on inpatient unit.
3. Review self report tool designed to assist patients in identifying behaviors of avoidance or approach.
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
Inpatient - Recovery Track
APNA 26th Annual Conference
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Release Date: February 4, 2013
The contact hours for this session expire: November 30, 2014