4061: Sibling Violence State of the Science: It is time for Mandatory Reporting
Sibling violence is common, serious, and under the mandatory reporting radar. This state of the science presentation describes the research on sibling violence, including SV prevalence studies, factors associated with SV victimization and perpetration such as adverse childhood events and mental illness, and research on effects of sibling violence. Findings are highlighted to make an argument for interventions including mandatory reporting.
Speaker: Debby Phillips PhD, PMHCNS-BC
Disclosures: The speaker has no conflicts of interest to disclose. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Target Audience: RN, APRN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Describe sibling violence based on findings from sibling violence research.
2. Identify behaviors associated with sibling violence perpetration and apply appropriate DSM diagnostic criteria.
3. Identify sibling violence intervention strategies at the individual, family, community, and societal levels.
Continuing Nursing Education
0.75 Contact Hour, upon completion of an evaluation. Certificate generated online.
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, October 16th: 8:30-9:15am
APNA 24th Annual Conference
Kentucky International Convention Center
The contact hours for this session expire: February 25, 2013