The Human Stress Response: “When Does It Become Traumatic Stress?”

Pittsburgh, PA US
October 22, 2020

 Educate UPMC Health Plan Care Managers on Trauma Informed Care - including defining toxic stress, its components and measures to reduce stress.   

  

Time

Content

Presenter

1:00 – 1:20PM

Review and discussion of situations and experiences that can be traumatic and may result in traumatic stress

Dr. Lyndra Bills

1:20 – 1:40PM

Discuss the impact of severe stress on both physical and mental health conditions

Dr. Lyndra Bills

1:40 – 2:00PM

Present updates on recognizing and managing traumatic stress to further inform ways to support an individual dealing with toxic stress

Dr. Lyndra Bills

Target Audience

RNs / SW / Health Coaches / Dieticians

Learning Objectives

  1. Participants will be able to identify at least 3 components of the human stress response
  2. Participants will be able to define at least 3 symptoms of traumatic stress
  3. Participants will learn at least 3 ways to support reducing stress in general
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
10/08/2020
Course expires: 
11/20/2020
Event starts: 
10/22/2020 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
10/22/2020 - 2:00pm

Time

Content

Presenter

1:00 – 1:20PM

Review and discussion of situations and experiences that can be traumatic and may result in traumatic stress

Dr. Lyndra Bills

1:20 – 1:40PM

Discuss the impact of severe stress on both physical and mental health conditions

Dr. Lyndra Bills

1:40 – 2:00PM

Present updates on recognizing and managing traumatic stress to further inform ways to support an individual dealing with toxic stress

Dr. Lyndra Bills

UPMC Health Plan
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
United States

Lyndra J. Bills MD

CCBH Senior Medical Director

 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

CCM CE will be provided:  1 CE and sent from UPMC Health Plan nurse planner

SW CE will be provided:  1 CE and sent from the Pitt School of Social Work

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 Attendance
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