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Mental Health Nursing in the Correctional Setting - CE522
Mental Health Nursing in the Correctional Setting

CE522 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Lorry Schoenly, PhD, RN, CCHP-RN
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The goal of this continuing education program is to describe the role and responsibilities of the psychiatric nurse and social worker in a correctional setting. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe the role of a mental health clinician in a correctional setting
  • State components of a mental health assessment
  • Identify mental health interventions specific for inmate-patients

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 8/26/2018

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