4025-16: Ending the Identity Crisis: The Resurrection of Psychotherapy in Contemporary PMH-APRN Practice

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Recorded On: 10/22/2016

4025-16: Ending the Identity Crisis: The Resurrection of Psychotherapy in Contemporary PMH-APRN Practice

Applied psychotherapy by PMH-APRNs is on a steady decline. This presentation will review the history and use of psychotherapy throughout the evolution of the PMH-APRN role in mental health service delivery and will re-emphasize the effective use of dynamic and supportive psychotherapies in both advanced education and clinical practice.

Presenters: Donna Rolin, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS-BC; David Goen, MSN, PMHNP-BC; Sherrie Margiotta, MSN, PMHNP-BC; Angela Retano, 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:  42 minutes

Target Audience:  APRN

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

  1. Understand the importance of incorporating psychotherapy within the role of the APRN.
  2. Identify institutional and individual barriers to incorporation of psychotherapy within the APRN role and will learn strategies to overcome these obstacles.
  3. Know the importance of implementing psychotherapy into their own educational and/or clinical practice.

Keywords: Psychotherapy, LACE, PMH-APRN Role, PMH, CNS, Graduate Programs, Psychotherapy Training 

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
Saturday, October 22
11:15am - 12:00pm

Release Date: February 21, 2017
The contact hours for this session expire: November 30, 2019




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