1014-16: CBT for Child/Adolescent Inpatient Groups and Brief Outpatient Visits. An In-depth Training Workshop for Psychiatric RNs & APRNs to implement a Cognitive Behavioral Skills Building Intervention with Children/Adolescents in their Treatment Setting

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1014-16: CBT for Child/Adolescent Inpatient Groups and Brief Outpatient Visits. An In-depth Training Workshop for Psychiatric RNs & APRNs to implement a Cognitive Behavioral Skills Building Intervention with Children/Adolescents in their Treatment Setting

COPE - A Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) based program for Child/Adolescent inpatient groups and brief individual sessions.  This session includes the basics of CBT adapted for children/ teens and implementation of the COPE program with demonstrations/ videos.

Presenters: Pamela Lusk, DNP, RN, PMHNP-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:
  1 hour 42 minutes

Target Audience: RN, APRN


Session Objectives
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify the basic principles of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as adapted for children and adolescents.
  2. Discuss the Cognitive-Behavioral Skills Building approach as an evidence-based first line treatment for depressed/anxious children and teens delivered in group or individual sessions.
  3. Describe the COPE 7 – session and 15 session, Cognitive-Behavioral Skills building program contents and its implementation in brief individual visits or in groups. 

Keywords: Child and Adolescents, CBT, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, COPE, Beck, Mindfulness


Continuing Nursing Education
1.75 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 30th Annual Conference
Hartford, Connecticut
Wednesday, October 19
7:15am - 9:15am 

Release Date: July 24, 2017
The contact hours for this session expire:  November 30, 2019

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