Teen Wellbeing: Building Resilience, Strengthening the Self and Healthy Relationships, and Managing Stress
Statistics highlight the prevalance of mental health illness in our youth. It identifies that 1 in 4 people will have a psychiatric disorder at any given time, that 75% of all mental health conditions appear before age 25 ,and 50% before age 14; finally, suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among people ages 10-24. The team needs the most recent up to date treatment modalities and interventions to assess and managing this patient population. This course is intended to provide the team strategies for identifying, assessing, and managing patients mental health issues in our youth while promoting resiliency and healthy relationship.
Estimated Duration of Course:
This offering carries 1.00 ANCC nursing contact hours.
- Discuss strategies to build resilience and strengthen relationships in teens
- Identify two stress management strategies and two coping mechanisms the team can be implemented into practice to promote teen wellness.
The Norman Knight Nursing Center
Please visit our website at mghpcs.org/KnightCenter
Eugene Beresin, MD
Content Expert, Planning Committee, Faculty
Khadijah Watkins, MD, MPH
Planning Committee, Faculty
Pamela Quinn, DNP, RN, NPD-BC
Mass General Brigham designates this activity for 1.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.