2033: Tobacco Dependence Council Interactive Panel
This interactive panel will provide participants an opportunity to explore how power inequities in health care/society contribute to the relatively slow progress psychiatric nurses and other clinicians are making in helping their clients stop using tobacco. Results from the 2012 tobacco dependence survey of APNA members will be presented and strategies to accelerate progress in tobacco dependence treatment discussed.
Speakers: Daryl Sharp, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, NPP; Susan Blaakman PhD, NPP-CS
Disclosures: The presenters have 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: 60 minutes
Target Audience: RN, APRN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Describe the impact of power inequities in health care and society on rates of tobacco use among those with psychiatric and/or addictive disorders.
2. Identify successful initiatives used to treat tobacco dependence in behavioral health settings.
3. Develop strategies to accelerate progress in meeting the goal of decreasing tobacco use among those with psychiatric and/or addictive disorders.
Continuing Nursing Education
1.0 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.
Thursday, November 8th
Tobacco Dependence Council Interactive Panel
APNA 26th Annual Conference
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Release Date: February 22, 2013
The contact hours for this session expire: February 28, 2014