{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Theory of Interpersonal Relations Applied to the Preceptor- New Graduate Relationship

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To show to registered professional nurses the application of Peplau's Theory of Interpersonal Relations to the preceptor-new graduate relationship and describe its implications for successful transition.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe Peplau's Theory of Interpersonal Relations.
  2. Identify the implications of Peplau's Theory of Interpersonal Relations for successful transitions.
  3. List ways to apply Peplau's Theory to new graduate orientation and assignment of preceptors.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.3 CH
  • DC - BON 2.3 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: JNPD0113
Published: January/February 2013
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Georgita T. Washington PhD, RN-BC
Categories: Education
Specialties: Education
Topics: Preceptor