1033: Recovery Inspired Assault Prevention: Decreasing Aggression through the Active Application of Recovery Principles
This presentation will include an overview of recovery principles and how these principles are specifically applicable in the area of assault prevention. Participants will actively practice application of recovery principles to a variety of scenarios and will engage in discussion related to this. At the conclusion of the session, workshop attendees will have tools to apply in practice settings.
Speaker: Sabrina Cito, RN, MSN
Disclosures: This presenter is the co-owner of RST Recovery Consulting and this program is a product of this company. Off-label uses will not be discussed in this presentation. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 75 minutes
Target Audience: RN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Explain the relationship between aggression and interpersonal dynamics particularly power and apply this to specific case examples.
2. Identify three approaches to decreasing assault through the application of Recovery Principles and how to apply these approaches in a variety of practice settings.
3. Practice having a conversation with an individual related to crisis prevention and work in a group to complete an actual crisis prevention plan.
Key words: Recovery, Assault, Aggression, Choice-Making, Engaging, Power Awareness, Crisis Prevention Planning
Continuing Nursing Education
1.25 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.
Wednesday, October 19, 2011: 1:10pm – 3:10pm
APNA 25th Annual Conference
Release Date: March 2, 2012
The contact hours for this session expire: May 3, 2013