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Mental Health: Tips for Today's Students and Nurses

Release Date: April 24, 2019
Expiration Date: April 24, 2022
Originally presented as a webinar on April 10, 2019

Cost: $20.00 / FREE for NASN members

Upon successful completion of this offering,
participants will receive 1.0 CNE contact hour.

Program Overview
This webinar will provide an overview of mental health and common mental health concerns in youth and adolescents and best practices for school nurses to assess for and address these concerns.

Learning Outcomes:
As a result of participating in this educational activity, learners will be able to:
  • Strategies and skills to promote positive and supportive interactions for student mental health issues;
  • Identify tools and resources for identification and assessment of mental health concerns;
  • Mental health intervention best practices for delivery by school nurses.

Intended Audience
This continuing education program is a knowledge-based activity developed to meet the educational needs of registered nurses who are interested in child and adolescent health.

Jill Haak Bohnenkamp, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
National Center for School Mental Health
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Faculty and Program Planner Disclosures

NASN must ensure that all educational session content is free of commercial bias and influence. The intent of this disclosure is to provide learners with information on which they can make their own judgments.

The nurse planner, faculty and reviewers disclose the absence of personal financial relationships with commercial interests relevant to this educational activity within the past 12 months.

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

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by NASN or ANCC of any commercial products discussed in this learning activity.

Commercial Support or Grant Funding
This program did not receive commercial support or grant funding.

Instructions to Complete This CNE Activity 
To receive a Certificate of Completion for this course, follow the steps below, and complete and view the full content of the program including the course evaluation.

NASN will conduct an outcome assessment of a sample of participants at a later date. Please be advised that, if you complete this course, you may be asked to participate in this outcome assessment.

Step 1: Enroll in the course through the e-commerce system. Select the Purchase button. You will be directed to the e-commerce system. The item should already be in your shopping cart (look for the shopping cart icon at the top of the e-commerce web page). The cost for this course will be waived for NASN members during the checkout process.

Step 2: Complete and view the full content of the program. Content items are indexed at the bottom of this screen. After you enroll, you will return to this screen. The first content item will be “unlocked” so that you can begin completing the course. Subsequent items will “unlock” as you complete previous items.

Step 3: Print the certificate.