This course is designed for the nurse who works with patients in the emergency room setting. The purpose of this course is to help nursing professionals identify potential victims of incest. The crime of incest is not routinely discussed but it is real and does happen. Emergency nurses need to be able to identify physical and psychological signs and symptoms of incest victim, as well as, the characteristics of the perpetrator.
Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:
Chapter 1: Introduction – Defining Incest
Chapter 2: The ER Nurses Role in Identifying Potential Victims
Chapter 3: Effects and Treatment of
Chapter 4: Vignette and References
HTRSD is a provider of continuing education training focused on human trafficking and other social disparities for health care providers, as well as courses that address nurses' health and well-being and under-served topics in advanced critical care.Read Full Bio