Nursing Grand Rounds

Nursing Grand Rounds

Engaging Excellence in Patient Care, Education, and Research

"BY NURSES, FOR NURSES"

The Impact of Medical Events on Traumatic Stress in Children, Families & Staff

Presented by:
Wendy Evers Gordon, PhD
Clinical Professor and Director Juvenile Trauma Center, Upstate Department of Psychiatry
Yajaira Rodriguez, MD
Child Psychiatry Fellow

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
1:00 - 2:30 PM

11th floor East Tower Kinney Performance Center - Downtown Campus

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The presentation is targeted to all RN's and Interdisciplinary staff.

Purpose:

To gain a better understanding for how to care for pediatric patients under traumatic stress.

Objectives:

1. Describe normal and predictable reactions of children to medical trauma.
2. Analyze your own reactions on how to respond to "difficult" patients and families.
3. Discuss when to seek a psychiatric consult.

No Registration is Required
1.5 Contact Hour will be Awarded by the Institute for Continuing Nursing Education (ICNE)