Emotional Health Challenges of Students during COVID-19 and Beyond: Part 1Overview:
Anne Marie Mingolelli, DNP, PMHNP-BC, APRN-BC, RN is a Nurse Practitioner certified to provide psychiatric services to children, adolescents, and adults as well as a former school nurse in MA. Anne discusses the emotional issues we are seeing in children and adolescents during the pandemic and what we will see when they return to school. This is Part 1 of a 2-part series recorded on February 1, 2021.
Contact hours: 1.25 Cost: $20.00 Length: 75 minutes
Cost: $ 20.00
Contact Hours 1.25
As a result of this 1.25-hour webinar, school nurses will be able to:
1. Describe mental health challenges of youth during COVID: data on anxiety, depression, suicidality
2. Identify losses that students report (family members, sports, friends, moving/food)
3. Describe current challenges that School Nurses are seeing in students
4. Describe current challenges that School Nurses are experiencing in supporting students
Dr. Anne Mingolelli is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who treats children and adolescents frequently in her practice. She graduated from the Northeastern University School of Nursing in 2016 with her DNP scholarly project focusing on reentry of students to school after psychiatric hospitalization.
Dr. Mingolelli was a school nurse for 15 years in Massachusetts and has a special interest in school nursing and in educating parents to work closely with school nurses. Anne also teaches at Regis College. She shared with us that she is seeing an increase in the rates of depression and anxiety in her patients and the rate of newly diagnosed young people is sky-rocketing. She is looking forward to discussing what she is seeing and also what school nurses are seeing so that we can address these needs most effectively.Presenter Disclosure Statement:
The planners of this educational activity have no conflict of interest to declare. The speakers have no conflict of interest to declare unless otherwise indicated prior to their presentations.
Continuing Education Information:
Northeastern University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Provider Number 2019U003