3037: Evaluation of the Interactive Screening Program at an Urban Health Services University
There is increased attention in academic, healthcare and mainstream literature regarding college students who present with mental illness. The Interactive Screening Program, developed by The American Foundation of Suicide Prevention is a web-based screening method used to identify college students at risk for depression and suicide. Implementation and outcome results of this program at one university setting is described.
Speaker: Katherine Lucatorto, MSN, RN
Disclosures: This speaker has no conflict of interest, commercial support, or off-label use to disclose. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 45 minutes
Target Audience: APRN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Discuss mental health services on college/university campuses and the mental health needs of college students.
2. Describe the Interactive Screeing Program developed by the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention as it relates to the college age student.
3. Apply the web-based Interactive Screening Program to specific college/university settings.
Key words: College mental health services, Interactive Screening Program, depression and college students, American Foundation of Suicide Prevention
Continuing Nursing Education
0.75 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.
Friday, October 21, 2011: 2:15pm – 3:00pm
APNA 25th Annual Conference
Release Date: March 2, 2012
The contact hours for this session expire: October 1, 2013