If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $25.00. 

Course Description

This course will provide healthcare providers with Information about helping children cope with procedures in a medical setting so that situation will be remembered as a positive experience.

Instructor: Emily Durham, MA, CCLS

Target Audience

Healthcare Providers

Learning Outcomes

After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Recognize a child’s developmental level that affects his/her response to coping with medical experiences.
  • Identify other important factors that impact a child’s coping mechanism.
  • Describe different techniques to help a child cope with his/her medical experience and increase compliance with chronic treatments.

Length of Course: 45 minutes

Credit Statements

Licensed Nurses: Upstate AHEC is an accredited provider of Nursing Professional Development by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.

Upon successful completion of this program, attendees will receive 0.75 contact hours.

Social Workers: This program has been approved for 0.75 clock hours of non-social work continuing education by Upstate AHEC, as part of the SC AHEC system, under its accreditation by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners.

Others: This program is approved for .075 CEUs (0.75 clock hours) by Upstate AHEC and meets the SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement

Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

Speakers have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in education activities. Please see individual activities for any conflicts of interest.