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  • 2031-17: So Many Atypical Antipsychotics How to Choose: The Current Psychopharmacological Treatment Landscape for Psychotic Spectrum Disorders

    Contains 5 Component(s), 0.75 credits offered

    Presenter: Dawn Vanderhoef, PhD, DNP, PMHNP-BC, FAANP 0.75 pharmacology contact hours

    2031-17: So Many Atypical Antipsychotics How to Choose: The Current Psychopharmacological Treatment Landscape for Psychotic Spectrum Disorders

    The advent of AA’s in 1989,  to the latest 2015 approval, offers clinicians many choices when treating psychotic spectrum disorders. The selection, dose titration, and cross taper of these medications is challenging. Selecting and stabilizing a patient with a psychotic disorder requires vast knowledge and experience using various AA’s.


    Presenter:
      Dawn Vanderhoef, PhD, DNP, PMHNP-BC, FAANP

    Disclosures:  The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      44 minutes

    Target Audience:  RN, APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Describe the diagnostic criteria for psychotic spectrum disorders.
    2. Compare and contrast the psychopharmacologic properties of Atypical Antipsychotics (AA’s).
    3. Appraise the evidence for Atypical Antipsychotic use in persons with a psychotic disorder.

    Keywords:  Atypical Antipsychotics, Psychosis 


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.75 pharmacology contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    12:15pm - 1:00pm

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019

  • 2027-17: Therapeutic Debriefing to Reduce Violence

    Product not yet rated Contains 5 Component(s), 0.75 credits offered

    Presenters: Catherine Oreilly, MSN, PMHN-BC; Heather Ward, MA, LMFT 0.75 contact hours

    2027-17: Therapeutic Debriefing to Reduce Violence

    Most staff injuries in psychiatry occur as a result of patient directed violence. By implementing a post-violence debriefing, we reduced staff injuries by 50% from the previous two year period. Participants will learn about the benefits of and the process for conducting a post-violence debriefing.


    Presenters:
      Catherine Oreilly, MSN, PMHN-BC; Heather Ward, MA, LMFT

    Disclosures:  The presenters and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      46 minutes

    Target Audience:  RN, APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Define the four key stakeholders involved in the debriefing process.
    2. Give an example for each step in a perpetrator debrief.
    3. Identify benefits of completing a comprehensive post-violence debriefing.

    Keywords:  Seclusion, Restraint, Safety, Violence, Debriefing


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.75 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    11:15am - 12:00pm

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019

  • 2025-17: A Retrospective Descriptive Study of Chemically Impaired Nurses in Texas

    Product not yet rated Contains 5 Component(s), 0.75 credits offered

    Presenter: Mercy Ngosa Mumba, PhD, RN, CMSRN 0.75 contact hours

    2025-17: A Retrospective Descriptive Study of Chemically Impaired Nurses in Texas

    Substance use and impaired practice is still a problem in nursing. Do you want to learn the latest information on this topic and find out how you could help this population of nurses, come to our session and you will be glad you came.


    Presenter:
      Mercy Ngosa Mumba, PhD, RN, CMSRN

    Disclosures:  The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      42 minutes

    Target Audience:  RN, APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Describe what factors are associated with substance use among nurses.
    2. Evaluate predictors of relapse in nurses with impaired practice and their importance to clinical management.
    3. List five signs and symptoms of impaired practice among nurses.

    Keywords:  Substance Use Disorder, Nurses Chemical Dependance, Peer Assistance Program


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.75 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    11:15am - 12:00pm


    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019

  • 2026-17: Tele-psychotherapy: A Journey of Implementation and Discovery!

    Contains 5 Component(s), 0.50 credits offered

    Presenters: Pasquale V. Iemma, DNP, RN-BC; Elcha S. Buckman, EdD, PMHCNS-BC 0.5 contact hours

    2026-17: Tele-psychotherapy:  A Journey of Implementation and Discovery!

    This session will present the the implementation joureny of tele-psychotherapy into a private mental health practice that serves clients in multiple states. In addition, the presenters will introduce the providers' reflective feedback challenging the constructs of the value of non-verbal communication within the therapeutic session.


    Presenters:
      Pasquale V. Iemma, DNP, RN-BC; Elcha S. Buckman, EdD, PMHCNS-BC

    Disclosures:  The presenters and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      36 minutes

    Target Audience:  RN, APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Discuss the value of tele-psychotherapy in expanding care delivery to under-served populations.
    2. Discuss the criteria that is essential to the successful implementation of tele-psychotherapy.
    3. Identify barriers within current practice settings to the implementation of tele-psychotherapy.

    Keywords:  Tele-psychiatry, Practice, Tele-psychotherapy


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.5 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    11:15am - 12:00pm

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019

  • 2024-17: Journey Toward a Therapeutic Healing Environment for Patients, and a Safe Working Environment for Staff

    Contains 5 Component(s), 0.75 credits offered

    Presenters: Kristy Loewenstein, MSN, RN-BC, PMHNP-BC; Marybeth McManus, BSN, MPA, RN-BC; Joseph Whelan, BS, RN 0.75 contact hours

    2024-17: Journey Toward a Therapeutic Healing Environment for Patients, and a Safe Working Environment for Staff

    A 234 bed facility, on the road to recovery-oriented care, implemented several initiatives over a decade to enhance safety.  The journey to world-class psychiatric care focuses on standardization, resulting in a 90% reduction in restraints, a 22% reduction in staff injury and a 27% reduction of constant observation.


    Presenters:
      Kristy Loewenstein, MSN, RN-BC, PMHNP-BC; Marybeth McManus, BSN, MPA, RN-BC; Joseph Whelan, BS, RN

    Disclosures:  The presenters and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      37 minutes

    Target Audience:  RN, APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Identify at least three programs that may be implemented to enhance patient and staff safety and foster a shared mental model.
    2. Discuss hospitality and what it means to be patient- and family- centered in behavioral health and how it may affect patient satisfaction and overall patient outcomes.
    3. Design an administrative timeline and action plan for standardization of processes within psychiatric nursing, and changing organizational culture.

    Keywords:  Leadership, Safety, Simulation, Staff Training


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.75 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    11:15am - 12:00pm

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019

  • 2023-17: Mental Health: Recognized by the Community and Academia as Critical for Whole Health

    Product not yet rated Contains 5 Component(s), 0.75 credits offered

    Presenter: Diana M. McIntosh, PhD, PMHCNS-BNC 0.75 contact hours

    2023-17: Mental Health:  Recognized by the Community and Academia as Critical for Whole Health

    Advanced practice psychiatric mental health nurses are pivotal in guiding interprofessional education and practice to include mental health and wellness.  The planning and implementation of an education/practice interprofessional model at a school/community health center will be described. The successes and challenges will be analyzed.


    Presenter:
      Diana M. McIntosh, PhD, PMHCNS-BNC

    Disclosures:  The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      45 minutes

    Target Audience:  APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Understand the interprofessional competencies for education and practice.
    2. Analyze the successes and challenges of an interprofessional education and practice model at a school/community health center.
    3. Synthesize the role advanced practice psychiatric nursing students can play in infusing mental heath and wellness into interprofessional education and practice.

    Keywords:  Interprofessional, Collaborative Practice, Core Competencies


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.75 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    11:15am - 12:00pm

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019

  • 2022-17: Disruption of Neural Patterns Using a Bio-Acoustical Utilization Device (BAUD): A Different Way to Deal with Anxiety in Psychiatric Nursing Practice

    Product not yet rated Contains 5 Component(s), 0.50 credits offered

    Presenter: Susan Parcell Bindewald, PMHCNS-BC 0.5 contact hours

    2022-17: Disruption of Neural Patterns Using a Bio-Acoustical Utilization Device (BAUD):  A Different Way to Deal with Anxiety in Psychiatric Nursing Practice

    Psychotherapy for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder can be a long, painful process.  A Bio-Acustocal Utilization Device (BAUD) is a FDA-registered instrument that psychiatric nurses can use to bring the normalization of a sensitized memory circuit in a matter of minutes, and a return to function and productivity.


    Presenter:
      Susan Parcell Bindewald, PMHCNS-BC

    Disclosures:  The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      33 minutes

    Target Audience:  RN, APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Identify use of the BAUD with at least five DSM-5 psychiatric diagnoses.
    2. State the basic steps in the protocol using the BAUD.
    3. Identify the two areas of the brain immediately affected when trauma occurs.

    Keywords:  BAUD, PTSD, Neuromodulation, Reset Therapy


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.5 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    11:15am - 12:00pm

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019

  • 2021-17: MTHFR Polymorphism: Treatment Options for Depression

    Contains 5 Component(s), 0.50 credits offered

    Presenter: Allyson Matney Neal, DNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, CPNP 0.5 contact hours

    2021-17: MTHFR Polymorphism:  Treatment Options for Depression

    Depression is a significant contributor of chronic disability. At least half of adults with depressive symptoms do not experience symptom relief despite treatment. 70% with depressive symptoms have a polymorphism of MTHFR which leads to treatment resistance. Screening for and treating MTHFR polymorphism could lead to symptom relief from depression.


    Presenter:
      Allyson Matney Neal, DNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, CPNP

    Disclosures:  The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      38 minutes

    Target Audience:  APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Summarize the relationship between MTHFR polymorphism and depression.
    2. Identify patients that could benefit from addressing MTHFR polymorphism.
    3. Discuss screening and treatment related to MTHFR polymorphism and treatment resistant depression.

    Keywords:  Homocysteine, Methionine Levels, Depression, Treatment


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.5 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    11:15am - 12:00pm

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019

  • 2017-17: Development and Implementation of Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s S.A.F.E. Program to Reduce Workplace Violence

    Product not yet rated Contains 5 Component(s), 0.75 credits offered

    Presenters: Barbara E. Lakatos, DNP, PMHCNS-BC; Monique T. Mitchell, MSN, PMHCNS-BC 0.75 contact hours

    2017-17: Development and Implementation of Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s S.A.F.E. Program to Reduce Workplace Violence

    This presentation explores Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s S.A.F.E. (Spot a threat, Assess the Risk, Formulate a safe clinical response, and Evaluate the outcome) program.  This program has been found to reduce workplace violence, staff injuries and promote prevention through early identification of risks, standardized assessments and interventions.


    Presenters:
      Barbara E. Lakatos, DNP, PMHCNS-BC; Monique T. Mitchell, MSN, PMHCNS-BC

    Disclosures:  The presenters and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      44 minutes

    Target Audience:  APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Identify professional resources available to expand workplace safety toolkits.
    2. Identify the types of safety events defined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
    3. Describe the methods used in developing the S.A.F.E. Response.

    Keywords:  Trauma Informed Care, Safety


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.75 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    10:15am - 11:00am

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019


  • 2016-17: Telepsychiatric Services: A Model for Implementation in the Primary Care Setting

    Contains 5 Component(s), 0.50 credits offered

    Presenter: Jess Calohan, DNP, PMHNP-BC 0.5 CE

    2016-17: Telepsychiatric Services:  A Model for Implementation in the Primary Care Setting

    Telepsychiatry services are being leveraged with more frequency as there are now reimbursement models for these clinical services. Telepsychiatry outcomes are comparable to in-person office visits for a wide spectrum of mental illness. This presentation will describe a collaborative care model for implementing telepsychiatric services in the primary care setting.


    Presenter:
      Jess Calohan, DNP, PMHNP-BC

    Disclosures:  The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation.


    Session Length:
      39 minutes

    Target Audience:  RN, APRN


    Learning Outcomes:
    Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

    1. Summarize current evidence as it relates to efficacy of telepsychiatry services.
    2. Define a telepsychiatry collaborative care model for use in the primary care setting.
    3. Discuss nursing's role in developing and implementing a telepsychiatry collaborative care model in the primary care setting.

    Keywords:  Telepsychiatry, Collaborative Care


    Continuing Nursing Education:
    0.5 contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, 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 and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn 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.


    Originally Presented
    APNA 31st Annual Conference
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    10:15am - 11:00am

    The contact hours for this session expire:  December 31, 2019