Nurse Suicide and Substance Use Disorder: The Shocking Truth

About the Course
This podcast will shed light on actionable mental health issues amongst nurses. Evidence-based approaches for risk detection and referral to treatment will be described. Inequities in treatment of nurses with mental health issues will be addressed. Individual and healthcare system approaches to optimizing workplace wellness to prevent suicide will be discussed. 

Listen, Learn, and Earn CE Hours with this podcast course. Available on AppleSpotify, and other podcast apps.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this podcast, the learner will be able to: 
  • List the signs of healthcare professionals with substance use disorder.
  • Describe the connection between substance use disorder and suicide.
  • Identify three risk factors associated with nurse suicide.
  • Describe two policy strategies to address substance use disorder and nurse suicide.
  • Identify their own potential bias related to those with substance use disorders.
About the Presenters
Marie Manthey PhD (hon), MNA, FAAN, FRCN., is a multi-award-winning author and has spent her career developing, outlining, and explaining Primary Nursing practices and developing and refining processes that help nurses excel and grow. She is a true living legend. 

Judy E. Davidson DNP RN MCCM FAAN., is a nurse scientist at the University of California San Diego. A large part of her research is the study, reporting and prevention of nurse suicide. 

How to Receive Credit  
  • Listen to the entire podcast which requires a 1-hour commitment of time.
  • At the end of the course, answer the Yes/No Affirmation question to indicate that you have completed the educational activity.
  • Specific to Florida: A mandatory Final Examination with a passing score of 70% or higher is required. Exam questions link content to the course Learning Objectives as a method to enhance individualized learning and material retention.
  • Provide required personal and payment information.
  • Complete the mandatory course evaluation.
  • Print your Certificate of Completion.
Resolution of Conflict of Interest 
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It is the policy of Colibri not to accept commercial support. Furthermore, commercial interests are prohibited from distributing or providing access to this activity to learners. 
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Course ID: 63187