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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about a study that analyzed, for metaphors, the language used by mothers experiencing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after traumatic birth.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Delineate the themes and symptoms associated with PTSD.
  2. Recognize how knowledge of the types of metaphors used by women who experienced PTSD after birth provides insight for maternal child nurses.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - 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 Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: MCN0316B
Published: Mar/Apr 2016
Expires: 3/3/2023
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Cheryl Tatano Beck, DNSc, CNM, FAAN