De-escalation Certificate Course: Managing Challenging Behaviors & Substance Abuse Among Patients with JeanAnne Johnson Talbert, DHA, APRN-BC, FNP, PMHNP, AOCN, CARN-AP & Valerie Vestal, MSN, PMHNP-BC & Maria Broadstreet, RN, MSN, APN
We’ve all been there—assigned a patient who refuses to follow through with your treatment plan... berated by their family members over your quality of care... feeling like no matter how hard you try, you’re not doing enough to help.
This one-of-a-kind, self-paced training will help you:
Cope with difficult situations like aggression, dementia, and attention-seeking behaviors while maintaining patient and staff safety
Improve your communication skills to de-escalate aggressive behavior
Develop treatment plans for patients with a history of substance abuse, including managing pain effectively
Learn appropriate patient teaching based on what we know—and don’t know yet—regarding vaping
Addressing Geriatric Challenges & Supporting Families: A Dementia Certification Training with Steven Atkinson, PA-C, MS & Edward G. Shaw, MD, MA
If you work with geriatric patients, you’ve probably been asked:
“How long should we let Mom live in her home?”
“Is Dad in danger of harming himself or someone else?”
“Is it time to talk about end of life care?”
These questions challenge even the most seasoned healthcare professionals.
But the critical knowledge and skills you need to achieve the best outcomes for your aging patients are all right here in this one-of-a-kind online training.
Just see what your colleagues are saying about it: “I gained a new perspective in understanding dementia and behaviors. I appreciate his expertise and will apply this new perspective to my staff training and caregiver education piece.”