This course provides an in-depth look at anxiety and its management in the care of the pulmonary patient. The course provides an overview of the components of anxiety including the impact on the patient and their recovery. Specific interventions address the reduction of anxiety for the patient and family improving patient outcomes.
Course created on April 1, 2021
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the four key components of anxiety.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the factors that affect anxiety levels in the pulmonary patient that can and cannot be changed.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify examples of biomedical and holistic interventions to reduce anxiety in the pulmonary patient.
- After this course, participants will be able to define the role of “therapeutic use of self” in managing anxiety in the pulmonary patient.
|5-10 Minutes||Anxiety components, Chronic vs. Generalized, Pulmonary Anxiety|
|10-20 Minutes||Pulmonary Patients: Anxiety and Depression, Panic Anxiety, Dyspnea|
|20-30 Minutes||Factors that Impact Recovery, Ventilation Device Disruptions|
|30-40 Minutes||Immune Response, Cardiac Patient Limitations, Weaning High RR|
|40-55 Minutes||Recognizing Anxiety, Reporting: Physiological, Somatic, Behavioral, Psychological Anxiety|
|55-70 Minutes||Interventions: Cognitive, Behavioral, Social Environmental, Physiological (Biomedical vs. Holistic)|
|70-85 Minutes||Therapeutic Use of Self|
|85-90 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Nancy Nathenson is a respiratory therapist with over 35 years of clinical experience in the ICU and rehabilitation, providing education and training in disease prevention, respiratory programs, and personal wellness. Nancy builds connections between healthcare and communities locally, regionally, and nationally. A pioneer and leader in population health management, her strategies are evidence-based, interdisciplinary, and address clinical health outcomes with a health equity lens.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Continued Respiratory Therapy.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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American Association for Respiratory Care
This non-traditional program has been approved for a maximum of 1.5 contact hour(s) Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063. Course # 185319000
Continued Respiratory Therapy is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-30700. This course is offered for 1.5 hours. If you are a licensed respiratory therapist in Florida, Louisiana, or Mississippi, CE Broker may be of interest to you. For Florida respiratory therapists, this course is registered in the Direct Delivery of Respiratory Care Services category.
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