Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Women as Combat Veterans
Carri-Ann M. Gibson, MD, DAAPM
Chief of Special Programs Section: ADATP, Trauma Recovery Program, Suicide Prevention; Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences Service; Department of Veterans Affairs
Disclosures: Discussion of off-label uses (using products for a purpose other than that for which it was approved by the Food and Drug Administration, or FDA) will occur during this presentation. The speaker has no conflicts of interest to disclose. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Discuss the history of women in combat.
2. Discuss PTSD in women veterans.
3. Define the treatments available to women veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Continuing Nursing Education
1.5 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 earn a score of 80% or better 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 content of this CNE activity pertains to pharmacology. Because states' requirements may vary, contact your Board of Nursing for more information.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
June 26, 2010
Hyatt Regency Reston
Release Date: August 23, 2010
The contact hours for this session expire: August 23, 2012