Using Trauma Informed Principles in Nursing Practice: Medication Management
Kevin Ann Huckshorn, RN, MSN, CAP, ICADC – Director, Delaware Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Biography
Disclosures: The speaker has no conflicts of interest to disclose. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 90 minutes
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Discuss the prevalence of traumatic life experiences as supported by research.
2. Identify key constructs/practices that identify systems of care that are trauma informed from those that are not informed.
3. Identify core nursing issues to be considered when integrating TIC principles in to nursing practice, specific to medication use.
4. Identify nursing actions to make medication practices trauma informed.
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.
APNA 9th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute
Friday, June 17, 2011
9:45am – 11:15am
Release Date: August 24, 2011
Contact hours for this session expire: December 31, 2013