Prevention and Management of Disruptive Behavior
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Intermediate*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
Sensitivity to diversity will promote a workplace at lower risk for disruptive behavior and contribute greatly to the environment of care. This CEU course focuses on identifying negative, potentially disruptive situations involving affective, emotionally-driven, or impromptu violence and introduces skills needed to resolve those situations effectively. In addition, early interventions to reduce the likelihood that situations will escalate to involve physical violence is also discussed.
Article Author: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
CEU Course Objectives
1. Enumerate the limited items that are capable of reducing assaults.
2. Explain the actions that should be taken to prevent a situation from escalating.
3. Examine the personality traits that are potentially predisposing factors that may contribute to disruptive behavior.
4. Identify the single most important nonverbal communication a healthcare professional can convey.
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