Managing Anxiety in Primary Care for New Nurse Practitioners

clinical topics psych Apr 21, 2020

⭐️ CME Opportunity for this video below ⭐️

Managing anxiety in primary care is super common, but especially now during the pandemic quarantine. Even though there is a psychiatric mental health NP specialty and psychiatry specialists, we need to know how to care for patients with anxiety in primary care. It's not just about knowing what treatment, but also assessing alternative differentials and triaging patients appropriately. 

In this video, you'll learn:

  • When it's anxiety... and when it's not
  • How to assess symptoms, history and the best tools to make it faster and easier
  • The step-by-step to manage anxiety, and what to do if it's not working. There's SO much I could say about anxiety and mental health, let me know what questions you have or topics you want to hear more about.

Check it out here & grab your cheat sheet down below the video 👇

(FYI: to slow down the audio speed, hit the gear symbol in the bottom right corner and change it to .75x or .5x. Closed captions are also located at the bottom R hand corner of the video.)

Managing Anxiety in Primary Care Cheat Sheet

This episode comes with a cheat sheet to print out and keep at your desk for quick reference! Get your cheat sheet here.

 

Accessibility matters: Read full transcript HERE


🎉 CME opportunity available for this video!

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1. Click on this CME link: https://earnc.me/JTk8c3 Sign up for $10 for this video episode.

2. Answer 2 reflective “nudges” AKA questions about what you learned and how it applies to your practice

3. Earn 1 hour of AMA PRA Category 1 CME credit! You can download your credits when you’re ready to use them (applicable for AANP, ANCC, and NCCPA certifications!) 

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