4017-19: ACE Hardware: A Tool for Measuring Adverse Childhood Experiences

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4017-19: ACE Hardware: A Tool for Measuring Adverse Childhood Experiences

Preliminary findings from an Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) study within an inpatient pediatric psychiatric unit and Partial Hospitalization Program will be presented. Study purpose evaluated reliability and validity of ACEs questionnaire administered to caregivers and their children (5-17 years) upon admission and discharge. Audience will participate in content validity exercise.

  Kenneth Longbrake, RN, MSN; Lisa C. Farmer, BSN, RN-BC, LMSW

Disclosures:  The presenters 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:
  37 minutes

Target Audience:  RN, APRN

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

  • Identify the strategies required for collection of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) data from caregiver and child perspectives through an interactive content validity exercise.

Keywords:  ACE, Childhood Trauma, Adverse Childhood

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.

Originally Presented
APNA 33rd Annual Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana

The contact hours for this session expire:  November 30, 2022

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