2024-16: Building and Sustaining Resilience for Nurse Leaders in Mental Health Nursing

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Recorded On: 10/20/2016

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2024-16: Building and Sustaining Resilience for Nurse Leaders in Mental Health Nursing

This presentation will focus on the importance of resiliency in our workforce. Nurse leaders will learn how to ensure resiliency in themselves and create a culture that’s conducive for staff to care for mental health populations long term.

Presenter: Audrey Nottke, MBA, MS, BSN

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: 43 minutes

Target Audience: RN, APRN

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

  1. Define resilience in nursing and relate its implications to nursing management and leadership.
  2. Identify strategies to improve resilience as a nurse leader and demonstrate how these tools can be implemented with staff to prevent burnout.
  3. Summarize how retention and growth of the psychiatric mental health nursing workforce can be obtained by becoming a more resilient nurse leader.

Keywords: Resilience, Staff Retention, Stress, Nurse Leaders, Burnout Prevention, Self Care, Nursing Management 

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 30th Annual Conference
Hartford, Connecticut
Thursday, October 20
11:15am - 12:00pm

Release Date: March 16, 2017
The contact hours for this session expire: November 30, 2019



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