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Treatment for Cutting and Other Nonsuicidal Self-Injury Behaviors

Course #: 09-416

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CE Credit Hours: 2.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours

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Course Description

CEU Course Description

This CEU course for nurses examines the behaviors that are considered nonsuicidal self-injury, the populations that self-injury is most commonly seen in, reasons for such behaviors, the link between self-injury and suicide, and how to measure and treat nonsuicidal self-injury behaviors. 

 CEU Course Objectives

  1. Discuss the type of reaction nurses should display to a person that self-injures to build trust, assist in opening the door to recovery, and not limit the opportunity to talk.
  2. Investigate the risks of self-injury that nurses should be aware of.
  3. Identify signs of self-injury that nurses should be conscious of.
  4. Describe the harm reduction model that nurses can perform for patients that self-injure.

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