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Sickness & Substances: Addiction & Behavioral Health

May 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm MDT

Sickness & Substances: Addiction & Behavioral Health
May 26, 2021
8:00 AM-5:00 PM MDT
Live & Interactive on ZOOM!

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Violence in the hospital is increasing. Nurses know how stressful it is to care for patients, but what about how stressful it is to be a patient? Did you know that the lifetime statistic for mental illness is 25%? Mental status is impacted by drugs, both prescribed and recreational but how does that relate to mental illness?

Learn the proven interventions that will enable you to intervene with the behavioral patient, and reduce violence in the workplace. This conference is designed for NP’s, RN’s, LPN’s, Pharmacists and other allied health professionals (contact hours for nursing licenses only).

$99 includes 8 contact hours for nurse licensing renewal in Hawaii and all 50 states.

Goals and Objectives

At the conclusion of this conference, the participant will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the demographics of mental illness and addiction.
  • Identify strategies for assessment of the patient with behavioral issues.
  • Identify signs and symptoms specific to dictions & their implications.
  • Demonstrate insight into strategies for treatment of addictions, mental illness, and patients who are dually-diagnosed.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the cycle of violence and how to intervene safely

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Details

Date:
May 26
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm MDT
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