2044-17: Mini Concurrent Session: Child & Adolescent - Inpatient

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2044-17:  Use of Psychoeducational Music Therapy in the Inpatient Adolescent Psychiatry Population; Improving Inpatient Child and Adolescent Patient Satisfaction Regarding Information about Medication Using Teach Back Methodology

This mini concurrent session includes two 20-minute presentations (described below) plus Q&A.

Use of Psychoeducational Music Therapy in the Inpatient Adolescent Psychiatry Population
Only three percent of published music therapy studies have come from studying the inpatient child & adolescent psychiatry population. Drew White RN, BSN developed various music therapy modules and implemented them on his inpatient child & adolescent psychiatry unit to study the effectiveness of this intervention with this population.   Presenter:  William Andrew (Drew) White RN, BSN

Improving Inpatient Child and Adolescent Patient Satisfaction Regarding Information about Medication Using Teach Back Methodology
Standardized Psychotropic Medication Education using Teach Back Methodology helps improve child and adolescent patient satisfaction on an inpatient psychiatric unit.  Presenters: Diane Oran MN, RN, PMHCNS/NP-BC; Quan Phan, BSN, RN-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:  37 minutes

Target Audience:  RN, APRN


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

  1. 1. Describe the benefits of music therapy in the inpatient adolescent population.
  2. 2. Describe gaps in literature and practice for this topic as well as some causes for these gaps.
  3. Learn the benefits of using Teach Back methodology in providing patient education for children and adolescents.
  4. Understand the components of utilizing standardized, easy-to-understand medication cards to improve patient satisfaction.


Keywords:  Adolescent Mental Health, Inpatient, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Music Therapy, Alternative Therapies, Teach Back Method, Child and Adolescent, Inpatient

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
3:00pm - 3:45pm

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

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