Mindfulness and Reflection: A Resource for PMH Practice
PMHRN’s need specialized skills to help them effectively assess, interact, and encourage their patients in inpatient and outpatient settings. PMH nurses address patients with varying degrees of complex of mental health situations. For personal health promotion it is also important to prepare nurses to know how to care and safe guard their own mental health.
This podcast is the first in a series of four presentations that will describe the components of mindfulness and reflection and teach nurses how to incorporate mindfulness and reflection into clinical practice, education, and research processes.
Barbara Jones Warren, PhD, APRN, BC – Professor, Clinical Nursing
Disclosures: This speaker has no conflicts of interest to disclose. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 30 minutes
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Explain components of mindfulness.
2. Describe components of reflection.
3. Discuss how to incorporate the techniques of mindfulness and reflection into PMH practice processes.
4. Illustrate the use of mindfulness and reflection for self-growth development.
Continuing Nursing Education
.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 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.
Release Date: November 29, 2011
The contact hours for this session expire: November 29, 2012