Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services: August 2018

3.00 CNE
180 MINS
$20 FEE
JPN August 2018 Cover


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

Sponsorship Statement

This CNE activity is jointly sponsored by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and SLACK Incorporated.

Support Statement

There is no commercial support for this activity.

Learning Objectives

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.

Disclosure Statement

Neither the planners nor the authors have any conflicts of interest to disclose.

Accreditation statement(s)

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.

Credit Designation

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.

Target Audience

This CNE activity is primarily targeted to psychiatric and mental health nurses.