Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services: August 2018
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and SLACK Incorporated
Table of Contents
Implementation of Trauma-Informed Care and Brief Solution-Focused Therapy: A Quality Improvement Project Aimed at Increasing Engagement on an Inpatient Psychiatric Unit
Babatunde Aremu, BSN; Pamela D. Hill, PhD, RN, FAAN; Joanne M. McNeal, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC; Mary A. Petersen, MSN, RN; Debbie Swanberg, RN; and Kathleen R. Delaney, PhD, PMHNP, FAAN
Service Models for Urgent and Emergency Psychiatric Care: An Overview
Dominiek Coates, PhD
Psychiatric Nursing Care in a General Hospital: Perceptions and Expectations of the Family/Caregiver
Marciana Fernandes Moll, PhD, RN; Fabiana Cristina Pires, RN; Carla Aparecida Arena Ventura, PhD, LLM; Nathália Nunes Boff; and Núbia Ferreira de Silva
Resources for Psychiatric Clinicians Working With Breastfeeding Mothers
Nancy M. Terres, PhD, MS, RN
This CNE activity is jointly sponsored by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and SLACK Incorporated.
There is no commercial support for this activity.
1. Explain how patient engagement can decrease rates of involuntary emergency medication administration and patient aggression on inpatient psychiatric units.
2. Identify barriers to engaging patients to prevent involuntary emergency medication administration and patient aggression.
3. Understand the landscape of urgent and emergency psychiatric care services.
4. Identify strengths and limitations of varying urgent and emergency care models.
5. Understand the benefits of having the family/caregiver present during hospitalization of individuals with mental disorders in general hospitals.
6. Identify aspects of nursing care necessary for treating individuals with mental disorders in general hospitals.
7. Describe the importance of all health care providers supporting mothers who breastfeed.
8. List three possible ways to find a lactation consultant who can work with a mother with psychiatric needs who is experiencing difficulties breastfeeding.
Neither the planners nor the authors have any conflicts of interest to disclose.
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
3.0 contact hours will be awarded by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare upon successful completion of this activity. A contact hour is a unit of measurement that denotes 60 minutes of an organized learning activity. This is a learner-based activity. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare does not require submission of your answers to the quiz. A contact hour certificate will be awarded once you register, pay the registration fee, and complete the evaluation form.
Release date: August 1, 2018. Expiration Date: July 31, 2021.
How to Participate
Read the articles in the activity, carefully noting any tables and other illustrative materials that are included to enhance your knowledge and understanding of the content. Be sure to keep track of the amount of time (number of minutes) you spend reading the articles and completing the quiz. Read and answer each question on the quiz. After completing all of the questions, compare your answers to those provided within this issue. If you have incorrect answers, return to the article for further study. Once you complete the online evaluation, a certificate will be automatically generated.
This CNE activity is primarily targeted to psychiatric and mental health nurses.