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Activity Steps


Audio Session and Presentation Slides from National Conference for Nurse Practitioners 2019

This session will review the prevalence of ACEs in the United States and will examine their impact on adult health.  Discussion will include a description of how nurse practitioners can implement a trauma-informed model of care into the primary care setting, with a focus on improved health outcomes for adults with a history of childhood trauma.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify the categories of adverse childhood experiences.
  2. Recognize health risk behaviors and adverse adult health outcomes associated with adverse childhood experiences.
  3. Describe how nurse practitioners can use primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention to reduce the burden of ACEs.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. (CE Broker Course #20-723998)

Test Code: spring2019S103A
Published: June 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 1/1 (100%)
Authors: Jana Esden DNP, APNP, FNP-BC, Associate Professor