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Reducing the Stigma of Living with Incontinence Webinar
Apr
24

Reducing the Stigma: Social and Emotional Challenges of Living with Incontinence Recorded Webinar

by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN with Capital Nursing Education

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Reducing the Stigma: Social and Emotional Challenges of Living with Incontinence – Presented by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN with Capital Nursing Education has already taken place. However, you can watch a recording of the webinar.

If you would like to receive a CE Contact Hour for watching this recorded webinar, please fully watch the recorded video, then email us at marketing@shieldhealthcare.com and allow up to 7-10 business days to receive your CE Contact Hour Certificate from Capital Nursing Education.

You can also download a PDF of the slides here.

Webinar Overview:

Most people who live with incontinence do so silently, often choosing not to tell their friends, family, or even their doctor(s). In this session we explore the stigma that few other common medical disorders are faced with today, along with practical interventions and ways to change the conversation.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss how “stigma” relates to incontinent patients
  • Discuss the prevalence of UI and fecal incontinence
  • Briefly review the types of incontinence
  • Understand the types of Stigma associated with incontinence
  • Understand the psychosocial effects of incontinence
  • Explore the changes in the quality of life of people with incontinence
  • Explore the methods of decreasing the stigma related to incontinence

About Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN with Capital Nursing Education

Kelly earned her BSN from California State Dominguez Hills and is a graduate of M.D. Anderson ET program. She recently retired from Mercy Folsom, and also served as Membership Coordinator for the Pacific Coast Region of the WOCN Nursing Society as well as working Member of the Foot Certification Study Project of the WOCN Certification Board.

 

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DATE & TIME

Wednesday Apr 24, 2019
9:00 - 10:00 Pacific

LOCATION

Webinar (Online)

PRICE

FREE

C.E. CREDITS

1 CE Contact Hour Available (Provided by Capital Nursing Education)