{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Loneliness in Adults: Evidence-based Research and Interventions for NPs

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To review the latest research on the negative health effects associated with loneliness while also exploring evidence-based interventions aimed at improving patients' perceived social connections.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Summarize the current research about the prevalence, definitions, and origins of loneliness.
  2. Describe the effects of loneliness on health and wellness.
  3. Plan the appropriate interventions for managing loneliness.
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.

Test Code: NP0919B
Published: Sep 2019
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Tamera Pearson, PhD, FNP, ACNP