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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about sleep physiology and its influence on adolescent health, along with assessment, education, and intervention strategies nurses can use to assess sleep and risk factors for disrupted sleep.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. explain the need for improving adolescents' sleep.
  2. outline the characteristics of the various stages of sleep and their variations in children and adolescents
  3. plan assessments and make appropriate recommendations for improving adolescents' sleep.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.1 CH
  • DC - BON 2.1 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: AJN0613A
Published: June 2013
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Nancy M. George PhD, FNP-BC, Jean E. Davis PhD, RN
Specialties: Pediatrics, School Nurse