- DVD Video - 4+ hours Instructions
- Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
- MEREDITH SCANNELL, CNM, MPH, MSN
- PESI HealthCare
- CE Available:
- Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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- Analyze the scope of domestic violence and sexual assault (DV/SA) as a public health problem.
- Summarize the latest evidence-based practices for domestic violence and sexual assault.
- Recognize key concepts related to perpetrators of domestic violence and sexual assault.
- Review current recommended medications and issues of medication adherence for sexually assaulted patients.
- Evaluate prevention strategies, including resources and referrals.
Domestic Violence Prevalence and Dynamics
Sexual Violence: What You Need to Know
- Types of domestic violence
- Health implications
- Long-term adverse outcomes
- Special populations
- Health effects and implications on children
Best Practices, Guidelines and Trauma-Informed Responses
- Prevalence, epidemiology and dynamics of sexual violence
- Immediate care
- Medical and psychological effects
- Evidence collection
- Updated CDC pharmacological post-exposure prophylaxis medications recommendations
- Updated research recommendations
- Screening tools to recognize red flags of violence
- Trauma-informed approaches to caring for victims of domestic/sexual violence
- Human trafficking; identification and treating
- Disclosure and mandatory reporting requirements
- Appropriate documentation
- Best practices in follow-up care
- Strategies for developing community partnerships
- Resources for survivors locally, nationally and specific to various populations
MEREDITH SCANNELL, CNM, MPH, MSN
Meredith Scannell, Ph.D., MPH, MSN, CNM, SANE-A, CEN, has a long history of working with victims of sexual violence and domestic violence. She is certified as a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner through the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and through the International Association of Forensic Nursing.
She has presented on topics of sexual violence and domestic violence, locally, nationally and internationally, including a presentation as an expert panelist at the International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare. Her research has focused on healthcare delivery for victims of sexual violence, she has published numerous publications and recently published a book titled, Fast Facts about Forensic Nursing.
Meredith began her educational journey with a diploma in nursing from St. Elizabeth’s Hospital School of Nursing, she later received a master’s degree in Public Health from Boston University, became a Certified Nurse Midwife, earned a Master’s Degree in Nursing and ultimately earned a Ph.D. from Northeastern University.
PESI HealthCare and Meredith Scannell indicate that the content for this educational activity is without bias of any commercial product or drug. There is no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
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**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.
The planning committee and staff who controlled the content of this activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. For speaker disclosures, please see speaker bios.
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- Marriage and Family Therapists
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