Pediatrics - The Adolescent and Teen Health Nursing CE Package for APRNs

Earn 5 ANCC Pharmacology contact hours (and 34 total hours of CE) that are most relevant to APRNs focused on Pediatrics. You will have access to the courses in this package for 1 full year.

Courses inside this package:
  1. Mental Health Prescribing for APRNs Nursing CE Course
  2. The purpose of this activity is to examine the pharmacological management of some of the most common mental health disorders, including ADD/ADHD, OCD, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia/psychosis, providing a detailed account of the benefits, risks, adverse effects, and monitoring parameters of these medications in an effort to educate the advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) prescriber and safeguard patient care.

  3. Sexually Transmitted Infections Nursing CE Course
  4. The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to identify/understand the pathophysiology, transmission, signs and symptoms and treatment of these STIs: chlamydia, gonorrhea, herpes, HPV, syphilis, and trichomoniasis.

  5. Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Nursing CE Course
  6. The purpose of this module is to explore the prevalence and incidence of HPV, current guidelines, and recommendations for screenings and treatment. The healthcare professional should understand the importance of HPV vaccination and barriers for adolescents and young adults.

  7. Substance Abuse and Addiction for APRNs Nursing CE Course
  8. The purpose of this activity is to review and highlight the evidence-based care of patients diagnosed with substance use disorder to facilitate the optimal care of these patients.

  9. Endocrine and Hormonal Disorders Part 1: Anatomy and Physiology NursingCE Course (all users)
  10. The purpose of this module is to provide the user with an overview of the anatomy and physiology of the endocrine system and all of its hormones.

  11. Endocrine and Hormonal Disorders for APRNs Part 2: Hypopituitarism and Other Hormone Deficiencies Nursing CE Course
  12. The purpose of this module is to provide the APRN with an overview of the pathophysiology, risk factors, clinical presentation, diagnostic workup, evidence-based management guidelines, and potential complications of primary endocrine disorders leading to hormonal deficiencies, including hypothalamus and pituitary disorders, growth hormone deficiency, DI, hypothyroidism, and hypogonadism.

  13. Endocrine and Hormonal Disorders for APRNs Part 3: Syndromes of Excessive Hormone Secretion Nursing CE Course
  14. The purpose of this module is to provide the APRN with an overview of the pathophysiology, risk factors, clinical presentation, diagnostic workup, evidence-based management guidelines, and potential complications of primary endocrine disorders leading to hormonal excess, including acromegaly, gigantism, hyperprolactinemia, syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion, polycystic ovarian syndrome, hyperparathyroidism, and multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1.

  15. Endocrine and Hormonal Disorders for APRNs Part 4: Adrenal Gland Disorders Nursing CE Course
  16. The purpose of this module is to provide the APRN with an overview of the pathophysiology, risk factors, clinical presentation, diagnostic workup, evidence-based management guidelines, and potential complications of primary endocrine disorders affecting the adrenal gland and leading to either an excess or deficiency in adrenal hormones.

  17. Concussion Diagnosis and Treatment Nursing CE Course
  18. The purpose of this module is to provide an overview of the nature of concussions: their definition, pathophysiology, signs/symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. This module will also review the clinical sequelae that can result as a consequence of repeated concussions and highlights prevention and management strategies.

  19. Tobacco Dependence Treatment Nursing CE Course
  20. Therapies for patients with nicotine dependence

  21. Anabolic Steroids Nursing CE Course
  22. The purpose of this activity is to inform the learner of the intended usages and potential detrimental effects of the abuse of anabolic steroids.

  23. Eating Disorders Nursing CE Course
  24. The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to define the basic knowledge and management of patients with eating disorders.

  25. LGBTQ: Culturally Competent Care Considerations Nursing CE Course
  26. The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to understand considerations in caring for individuals within the LGBTQ community. This includes understanding a brief history of past care and continued evolution of healthcare concerns of the present day. Lastly, the reader will have understanding of personal and institutional interventions that will help to develop personalized care plans for patients and their families.

  27. Depression Nursing CE Course
  28. The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to define current standards in the assessment and treatment of depression.

  29. Anxiety Disorders Nursing CE Course
  30. The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to understand and identify ways he/she can incorporate new methods and evidence-based practice when caring for patients with an anxiety disorder. The nurse should also be able to understand factors that can contribute to anxiety disorders and appropriate nursing interventions, and treatment.

  31. Human Trafficking Nursing CE Course
  32. The purpose of this course is to outline and review for nurses the evidence-based process for identifying and intervening in cases of human trafficking, as most healthcare providers are unfamiliar with how to care for or report trafficking victims (Greenbaum et al., 2017; Powell et al., 2017). This will also serve to satisfy the specific nursing professional development requirements for this topic in the states of Florida (per statutes section 787.062), Michigan (per administrative rule 338.10105), and Texas (per House Bill [HB] 2059, 86th Session, 2019; Texas Occupation Code, 2019).