Post Traumatic Stress Disorder‚ Part 1 - An Overview is organized by Nurse.com - OnCourse Learning Corporation and will be held from Feb 16, 2017 - Feb 16, 2020.

The target audience for this medical event is intended for multiple professions, including nurses and physicians. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 1.0 Contact Hours.

Course Description:
Post-traumatic stress disorder was once associated mainly with the survivors of wars, but today it is used to describe symptoms seen in a wide range of trauma survivors. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for PTSD indicates that at some point in their lives, 7% to 8% of the U.S. population will suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder, although more than half will experience a trauma. This educational activity will address causes, symptoms, and management of this disorder.

Conference Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education program is to update nurses’, physicians’, and social workers’ knowledge of the identification and care of patients with post-traumatic stress disorder. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:

• Discuss the etiology of PTSD
• Identify five symptoms of PTSD
• List the three stages in the process of healing from a trauma

Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.

Intended Audience

Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Nursing

Activity Payment Details

Activity Fee : USD $12.00

Rate this CME (Min 1 - Max 5)

Fee and expenses:
CME credits:
Program contents:
Write Your Review

Reviews Given by Professionals

No Reviews available. Be the first to write a review.

Privacy Policy

Read eMedEvents Privacy Policy


Nurse.com - OnCourse Learning Corporation

View Organizer Details