Substance Use Trends in School-Aged Youth: What School Nurses Need to Know!

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Target Audience

School Nurses (K-12) and other interested healthcare professionals

Description

This program is being offered in cooperation with UNC Chapel Hill School of Nursing.

This program will discuss and review the substance abuse trends in school setting and provide school nurses with tools to guide their care for school-aged children related to substance abuse issues in school setting.

Speaker:
Andrea Biondi, DNP, NNP, CPNP, RN
Clinical Instructor
UNC Chapel Hill SON

Learner Outcome:
Participants will be able to recognize the common trends related to substance abuse issues in school-aged children and tools for school nurses to manage substance abuse issues in school setting.

Other School Health Related Educational Offering for School Nurses:

Managing Pediatric School Health Emergencies in School Setting | April 26, 2023
Follow this link to register for the Managing Pediatric School Health Emergencies in School Setting.

Live Webinar Information
This Live Webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the Live Webinar will be emailed prior to the event. You can test your computer by going to the Zoom Test Page

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Objectives

  • Outline the most common drugs and illegal substances used by students and their physical and emotional effects.
  • Recognize the red flags in the assessment of students that may be abusing both prescription and non-prescription drugs and illegal substances.
  • Examine the strategies for those at risk and those actively using substances.

Contact

Kimberly Schnitzler MSN, RN, 704 512 2321

Sessions

Status
Open
Presenter(s)
Andrea Biondi DNP, NNP, CPNP
Date(s)
May 24, 2023
Time
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Check-In Time
8:30 AM
Credit
3.00 - Contact Hours
3.00 - Nursing Contact Hours
Location
Webinar
Room
Zoom
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
May 24, 2023
Time
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location
Webinar
Room
Zoom
Fees
$60.00
Pre-Registration (before May 10).
Credits
3.00
Contact Hours
3.00
Nursing Contact Hours