APNA New England Chapter Competency Based Training for Suicide Prevention

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APNA New England Chapter Competency Based Training for Suicide Prevention

Competency Based Training for Suicide Prevention
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Generalist Role

May 17
8:30am – 4:00pm

UMass Amherst
Skinner Hall, Room 112
651 North Pleasant St
Amherst, MA 01003

Facilitated by:
Cheryl Puntil, CNS, MN, APRN, PMHCNS, BC

Earn 6.5 Continuing Education Contact Hours

Registration for this event is now closed. For more information, download the event flyer.

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.

 

Registration

Registration for this event is now closed.

APNA Members: $55

Nonmembers: $75

APNA Student Members: $30

 

Evening Reception - CANCELLED

The Evening Reception scheduled for after the training has been cancelled.

 

Cancellation Policy

The cancellation deadline is May 3. 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. Partial credit is not available for the course. In order to participate and earn contact hours, you must arrive on time for the Live Training session.

 

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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.