Specialty Program 2017 | Med-Surg 365-Targeted CE | Mental Health Issues

Illustration of puzzle pieces showing the mental health issues associated with the male and female brain.

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Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

Learning Objectives Part 1:

  1. Discuss the scope of mental illness in the U.S.
  2. Describe how stigma and fear affect the health of patients with psychiatric diagnoses.
  3. List two strategies to use when communicating with patients. 

Learning Objectives Part 2:

  1. List two strategies to avoid when communicating with patients. 
  2. Analyze how trauma is related to mental illness.

Additional Information

Format: 
Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 2.50 Contact hours
Available: 
06/05/2017
Expires: 
12/31/2018
Cost:
$35.00

Timothy Meeks, MN, RN-BC
Clinical Nurse Educator for Behavioral Health, Clinical Education, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 2.50 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$35.00
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