3047-19: Mindfulness in Individuals with Anorexia Nervosa
This presentation will discuss the relationship between mindfulness, eating disorder symptoms and indicators of health in persons with anorexia nervosa. Differences between subtypes of eating disorders will be addressed. Attendees will engage in specific mindfulness practices that they may be useful with clients.
Presenter: Julie P. Dunne, PhD, PMHNP-BC, RN
Disclosures: The presenter and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose. Off-label use of medications will not be discussed during this presentation.
Session Length: 35 minutes
Target Audience: RN, APRN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
- Describe the relationship between mindfulness and anorexia nervosa, including differences by subtype and how to translate this knowledge to practice, or future research.
Keywords: Anorexia Nervosa, Mindfulness, Eating Disorders
Nursing Continuing Professional Development:
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 with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
APNA 33rd Annual Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana
The contact hours for this session expire: November 30, 2022