Competency Based Training for Suicide Prevention

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APNA California Chapter Competency Based Training for Suicide Prevention

Registration Now Open!
Competency Based Training for Suicide Prevention
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Generalist Role

April 28, 2018
8:00am - 5:00pm
Courtyard by Marriott Long Beach Downtown
500 E. First Street
Long Beach, CA 90802

Earn 6.5 Continuing Nursing Education Hours

Facilitated by: Dr. Barbara J. Limandri, PhD, PMHCNS-BC

Learn how to:

  • Describe risk and protective factors related to suicide.
  • Demonstrate self-awareness of emotional reactions, attitudes, and beliefs related to previous experiences with suicide.
  • Perform an independent risk assessment for self-directed violence (non-suicidal and suicidal) through use of a case study example based on competency based education.
  • Develop a collaborative safety plan with the patient/family based on competency based education.
  • Identify environmental hazards based on the unit and personal levels.


 

 

For more information, download the event brochure.


Registration Rates*
APNA Member - $110
Non-Member - $130
Students will receive a discounted registration rate of $75.  Please e-mail Suzane Wilbur at chaptersupport@apna.org for further instructions before March 30, 2018.

Registration Deadline:  April 16, 2018
Space is limited!

*Continental breakfast and lunch included - If you have food preferences, vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, or another, please e-mail Suzane Wilbur at chaptersupport@apna.org.

 

Accommodations
Courtyard Long Beach Downtown
500 E.First Street
Long Beach, CA  90802
Call:  1-800-321-2211 or (562) 435-8511 or visit the hotel website here.
Be sure to tell them that you are with the American Psychiatric Nurses Association.
Cutoff date for room block:  Tuesday, March 27, 2018

 


Cancellation Policy
The cancellation deadline is April 13, 2018. All fees will be refunded except a $20 administrative fee. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to chaptersupport@apna.org. There will be no refunds after the deadline.

 

APNA and the APNA California Chapter are jointly providing this conference.

American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC NURSES ASSOCIATION and APNA-Logoare registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office as trademarks of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.